Fatal car crash reported near Philipsburg
GRANITE COUNTY - The Granite County Sheriff's Department is reporting a vehicle crash earlier this evening. The fatal single car crash occurred near Philipsburg.
At approximately 4:55 P.M. Emergency responders were dispatched to the scene of a single vehicle crash on Upper Rock Creek road near Philipsburg. A Montana woman was thrown from the vehicle and died of her injuries at the scene. Speed appears to be a factor in the crash. The Granite County Sheriff/Coroner’s Office and the Montana Highway Patrol are continuing to investigate. The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.
These types of tragedies’ are to often reminders for everyone to please buckle up.