Teen dies after falling off hood of moving car near Milbank
MILBANK, S.D. (AP) – A teenager died over the weekend after falling off the hood of a moving car in Grant County.
The Highway Patrol says the 16-year-old boy was riding on the hood as the car traveled along a rural road, and his foot got caught on the front bumper and he was dragged beneath the vehicle.
It happened shortly before 10:30 a.m. Sunday, about 5 ½ miles southeast of Milbank. The boy was flown to a Sioux Falls hospital, where he later died.
The patrol says charges are pending against the 16-year-old boy who was driving the car.
Neither boy was immediately identified.