One dead, one injured after head-on crash in Madison County

Posted at 4:03 PM, Feb 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-23 18:03:47-05


BOZEMAN, Mont. – One man is dead after a Friday evening vehicle crash on MT-84 in Madison County.

According to Montana Highway Patrol, around 5:12 p.m. a semi-truck was traveling westbound on MT84 near mile marker 7 when it started to turn right around a corner, overcorrected, and crashed head-on into an Isuzu delivery truck.

The driver of the semi, a 32-year-old man from Richmond, VA, died at the scene.

The Isuzu truck was driven by a 27-year-old Bozeman man who was taken to Bozeman Health due to injuries. Another 27-year-old man from Belgrade was a passenger in the delivery truck. He was also taken to the hospital as a precaution and was released.

MHP said speed appears to be the only factor in the crash. Everyone was wearing their seatbelts.

(first report) One person is dead after a Friday evening vehicle crash on MT84 in Madison County.

According to the Montana Highway Patrol website, the crash was reported at 5:14 p.m.

The crash happened near mile marker 7.

MTN News has reached out to MHP for details and will update this story as more information becomes available.