July 7, 2016
Dry Creek Road Fatal Crash
On July 5, 2016, the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office, Montana Highway Patrol, Belgrade Police Department, Central Valley Fire Department, American Medical Response, and REACH Helicopters responded to a one vehicle rollover on Dry Creek Road near the intersection of Penwell Bridge. The male passenger and registered owner of the vehicle was not wearing his seat belt and was ejected from the vehicle as it rolled. He was declared dead on scene. The deceased was identified as Michael Allen Aragon, 48 years of age. Mr. Aragon had moved to Belgrade from Idaho approximately a year prior and worked in Bozeman.
The female driver, who remains in critical condition, still has not been identified. She is described as 25-40 years of age, 5’ 5” tall, 158 pounds, dyed blond hair with a possible pink streak and hazel eyes. She has multiple tattoos on her body. The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office is requesting that if anyone knows who the driver might be, or is missing anyone who resembles the description please contact the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office at (406) 582-2100 extension 2.