1 woman dead, another injured in Roosevelt County crash

1 woman dead, another injured in Roosevelt County crash
Posted at 10:21 AM, Dec 25, 2023
and last updated 2023-12-26 10:24:24-05

GREAT FALLS — One person died and another was injured in a one-vehicle rollover crash in Roosevelt County on Saturday, December 23, 2023.

It happened at about 2:50 a.m. along BIA Route 1 between Brockton and Fort Kipp.

The Montana Highway Patrol says the crash involved a Pontiac Grand Prix with two occupants - a 28-year old female driver, and a 24-year old female passenger.

According to the MHP, the vehicle was eastbound and for some reason went off the road into a ditch. The vehicle hit a field approach and became airborne. It landed and rolled several times.

The driver died at the scene; her name has not been released.

The passenger was taken to a hospital in Billings; the nature and extent of her injuries has not been disclosed.

According to the MHP, the driver was not wearing a seatbelt; it's not yet known if the passenger was.

We will update you if we get more information.