Two Fatalities Reported Saturday Identified 

On Saturday, October 8th 2016 at approximately 1150 am, the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office responded to an unattended death at in the area of Sitting Bull Road, Big Sky, MT. The decedent was identified as 26-year old-Christopher Jones. Gallatin County Deputy Coroners are investigating the cause of death.
On Saturday, October 8, 2016, just after 5:00 PM, a head-on collision involving two passenger vehicles and one semi was reported in the eastbound lane of I-90 at milepost 296.  Emergency services determined that there was one victim that did not survive the crash, and three victims were transported to the Bozeman Deaconess Hospital.

The Montana Highway Patrol, assisted by Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office Detectives are investigating the crash. Gallatin County Sheriff’s Coroners are investigating the death as it relates to the decedent’s placement in the vehicle.

The deceased has been identified as 40-year-old Sarah Wixston of Butte, Montana.

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