Lamberton man dies in head on crash 23 Mar 15

One person is dead and another under arrest after a head-on crash in Redwood County Saturday morning. The accident happened on Crown Avenue, one-half mile north of County Road 30 in Underwood Township. The Redwood County Sheriff’s Department said they responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident just after 3 a.m. Upon arrival responders determined  30-year-old Dustin Gruendemann of Lamberton who was driving a 2002 Monte Carlo was dead at the scene. The other vehicle, a 2005 Ford pickup, had two occupants. The driven was taken to Avera Marshall Regional Medical Center. The passenger was treated at the scene for minor injuries. Both vehicles were totaled as a result of the crash. The sheriff’s department says an arrest was made and charges are pending.