Driver in fatal Sioux Falls crash facing first-degree manslaughter
A 22-year-old man is facing first-degree manslaughter in connection with a fatal two-car accident in Sioux Falls in May.
Police say 22-year-old Benjamin D. Longley and 60-year-old Dale Allen Rollag collided at the intersection of 61st Street and Cliff Avenue on May 19. The impact of the crash rolled Longley's pickup. Rollag was thrown from his car and later died from his injuries. Longley also received injuries in the crash and was transported to the hospital.
First-degree manslaughter is a Class C felony that is punishable by a fine of up to $50,000 and life in prison.
**This story has been updated to correct that the pickup rolled in the accident and the driver of the car was thrown from the vehicle.**