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UPDATE: Sheriff Released ID of Rollover Crash Victim

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HAMILTON -

Ravalli County Sheriff Chris Hoffman released the name of the 42-year-old Hamilton man who was killed in a one vehicle roll-over crash on Saturday night.

Hoffman said Joseph Daniel Ward died after he apparently lost control of his vehicle and rolled it. The crash occurred west of Hamilton, at Blodgett Camp Road near Westhills Way.

A 37-year-old Corvallis man sustained injuries in the crash, and had to be extricated from the vehicle, but survived.

Hoffman said that he has no information regarding the survivor's condition.

Montana Highway Patrol is investigating the accident.


A Hamilton man died and his passenger was injured in a weekend rollover crash near Hamilton.

The Montana Highway Patrol said the 42-year-old man was driving his pickup on a rural road northwest of Hamilton when he lost control of the truck at about 6:45 p.m. Saturday.

The pickup rolled down an embankment and came to rest on its top. The driver died at the scene.

The 37-year-old passenger was taken to the hospital in Hamilton.

Neither man was wearing a seat belt.

The victim's name was being withheld while family members were notified.

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