Man found dead in Box Elder highway median

February 9, 2018

BOX ELDER, S.D. (AP) — Sheriff’s officials think a man found dead in a highway median in Box Elder is the victim of a hit-and-run accident.

The Pennington County Sheriff’s Office says the man was found in the median on Highway 14-16 on Thursday. They believe the man was in his early 20s or late teens and possibly of Native American descent. Investigators are trying to track down the driver and vehicle involved.

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