GREAT FALLS — A 19-year old driver died in a one-vehicle crash in Yellowstone County on Wednesday, December 13, 2023.
The crash happened near the intersection of Buffalo Trail Road and Canyon Creek Road west of Billings at about 7:10 a.m.
According to the Montana Highway Patrol, the 19-year old man from Laurel drifted off the road for some reason, and then over-corrected.
The vehicle then went off the road and rolled.
The driver - the only occupant - was not wearing a seatbelt and died from his injuries, according to the MHP.
The MHP says that alcohol, drugs, and/or speed were not factors in the crash.
The name of the young man has not been released at this point.