Head-On Crash Kills 1, Injures 3
by Associated Press
April 02, 2012 8:12 AM
A head-on collision near Rapid City has killed one person and sent three others to the hospital.
The South Dakota Highway Patrol says a Jeep crossed the centerline on a curve on Sheridan Lake Road on Sunday evening and crashed head-on into a pickup truck towing a boat.
The driver of the Jeep, 31-year-old Vernon Dickenson of Rapid City, died at the scene. A passenger in his vehicle and the driver of the truck suffered what the patrol says are life-threatening injuries. The passenger in the truck suffered injuries that are considered serious but not life-threatening.