Name of Helena man killed in crash released
July 24, 2020
Blaine County Sheriff and Coroner John Colby has released the name of the man who died as the result of an early Wednesday morning crash on U.S. Highway 2.
The man who died was Lane Sweet of Helena, 22.
Montana Highway Patrol reports the crash occurred early Wednesday morning in a construction zone near Chinook.
The Highway Patrol report said speed and alcohol are believed to be factors in the crash. The victim was not wearing a seat belt.
The report said the crash occurred at mile marker 396.9 about 2 a.m. Wednesday.
The driver was traveling west on Highway 2, exceeding the posted spe...