Beresford Woman Dies In Two Vehicle Crash
by KDLT News
November 16, 2013 2:50 PM
A Beresford woman died in a two-vehicle crash at the intersections of S.D. Highway 11 and S.D. Highway 46 on Friday.
According to the South Dakota Highway Patrol, the accident happened just before 5:30 p.m. just North of Alcester.
Jennifer Renae Weiland, 29, was westbound on Highway 46 driving a 2006 Chevrolet Uplander, while Jessica Ann Ault, 30, of Centerville, was northbound on Highway 11 driving a 2001 Ford Windstar. The vehicles collided in the intersection and came to rest in the northwest ditch.
Neither driver was wearing a seatbelt. Weiland was dead at the scene. Ault was taken to a Sioux Falls hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Highway 11 has a stop sign at that intersection. It is not immediately known if Ault stopped.
No further information is immediately available.
The South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating. The Alcester Police Department, Union County Sheriff's Office, Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, Alcester Emergency Medical Service and Alcester Fire Department assisted.