Icy Conditions Lead To Several Accidents In Sioux Falls, Including One Fatal
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Highway Patrol says icy roads contributed to a fatal accident on an interstate bridge in Sioux Falls.
The patrol says a 15-year-old male died and a 16-year-old was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries in a rollover crash on Interstate 229 about 9 p.m. Tuesday.
A portion of the interstate was closed for several hours as the scene was cleared.
A winter weather advisory was issued Tuesday night because of icy conditions.
Several crashes were reported on Interstate 229 and 29 around Sioux Falls because of slippery roads.