Posted: Jun 22, 2013 4:20 PM by MTN News
One man has died and four people were injured in a rollover accident outside of Darby on Friday night.
According to the Montana Highway Patrol, the crash happened around midnight on Old Darby Road.
Five people were in the vehicle when the driver failed to negotiate a curve, lost control, and went through a fence before the vehicle rolled.
The MHP says that initial reports indicate that no one was wearing a seatbelt, and three people were thrown from the vehicle.
The driver, a 20 year old man from Broadus in southeast Montana, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The four passengers, a 26 year old man, a 21 year old woman, and two 18 year old females, all from the Darby area, were taken to Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital; the nature and extent of their injuries is has not been released.
According to MHP, speed and alcohol were both factors in the crash.