A one car fatality is being reported this morning west of Ellis Road on 268th st.  One person is dead after a one car accident west of Sioux Falls.

The accident occurred Monday night about 7:00pm past Sertoma on 57th Street. The driver of the car was going east when he left the road and went into the ditch before hitting a tree. The driver was the only person in the car and pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.  According to the Minnehaha County Sheriff's Department alcohol and speed were *not a factor in the crash. It is still under investigation at this time. The name of the victim is not being released at this time until further notification of relatives has been done.

We will keep you updated as more information becomes available.