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One person injured in rollover crash near Billings

Posted at 11:21 AM, Dec 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-08 22:06:22-05

SW OF BILLINGS — One man was taken to a hospital after rolling his car on Duck Creek Road southwest of Billings.

It happened at around 9:30 p.m. on Saturday.

According to Montana Highway Patrol Trooper Joshua French, a green four-door passenger car was speeding northbound on Duck Creek Road when the male driver failed to negotiate a curve near the cross street of French Road.

The car went off the road on the left-hand side and rolled. The driver was extricated and taken to a hospital.

French said initial investigations found speed to be a factor in the crash.

A short time later, MHP troopers were seen giving a field sobriety test to another male driver of a vehicle that was following and witnessed the crash; French said the man was being investigated for suspicion of DUI.

There is no word yet on the condition of the first man.

We will update you if we get more information.