Man dead after weekend car accident
A man is dead after a car accident early Sunday morning in O'Brien County.
The Sutherland Police Department says it responded to a crash on East Birch Street just after 3 AM on Sunday, and found a car caught in a guardrail over a creek.
The driver ,41- year- old, Daniel Wetherell, the director of the Sutherland library was found underwater in the creek.
Police pulled him out and began CPR but he was pronounced dead at a hospital in Paullina.
Foul play is not suspected in his death but the police say their investigation is continuing tonight.