Authorities ID 2 Killed In Weekend Crash Near Watertown
WATERTOWN, S.D. – Authorities have released the names of two people including a teenage girl killed in a two-vehicle crash near Watertown last weekend.
The South Dakota Highway Patrol says 16-year-old Jaden Schaefer was driving a 2002 Toyota Corolla on U.S. Highway 81 when she crossed the center line and collided with a 2003 Chrysler Concorde driven by 64-year-old Michael Forbush.
Both drivers were from Watertown and died at the scene. They were the only people involved in the crash.
The accident was reported about 4 a.m. Sunday about 10 miles south of Watertown.