South Dakota sheriff who responded to Ravnsborg crash dead at 69

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — KELOLAND News has confirmed with the Hyde County Sheriff’s office that Sheriff Mike Volek has died.

The office refused to release any other details, other than to say they would be putting out a news release sometime in the future.

Volek was the first on the scene after Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg hit and killed Joe Boever on September 12, 2020. At the time, Ravnsborg said he thought he hit a deer.