Man dies after vehicle rolls down embankment in Park County

Posted at 5:02 PM, Dec 31, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-31 19:02:37-05

(BOZEMAN) A man died after rolling his vehicle down an embankment on Brackett Creek Road in Park County.

The Montana Highway Patrol responded to the incident around 7 a.m. Monday.

According to MHP Sergeant Patrick McLaughlin, the Park County man’s vehicle went off the right side of the road and rolled several times down an approximately 100-foot embankment.

The man was not wearing his seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle. He was found dead at the scene outside his vehicle.

Sgt. McLaughlin said speed, alcohol, and drugs are suspected as factors in the crash.

The name of the man has not yet been released.

We will update you if we get more information.