Pedestrian Struck And Killed On Watertown-Area Highway ID’d
WATERTOWN, S.D. (AP) – Authorities have identified a 28-year-old Waubay woman who died after being struck by a pickup truck while walking on U.S. Highway 212 west of Watertown.
The Highway Patrol says Whitney Hopkins was pronounced dead at a hospital Thursday night.
Authorities say Hopkins was in the roadway when she was struck, and the truck driver won’t be charged. He wasn’t injured.