accident

Authorities: 10-Year-Old Killed in Northwest Iowa ATV Crash

LAWTON, Iowa (AP) – Authorities say the crash of an all-terrain vehicle killed a 10-year-old in northwest Iowa. The Woodbury County Sheriff’s Office says deputies and medics were sent about 3:20 p.m. Sunday to a residence a few miles west of Lawton. Details about what happened and the boy’s name haven’t been released. The crash is being investigated. Categories: Local…

Mom Shares Story of Lawn Mower Scare

BRIDGEWATER, S.D.- A Bridgewater mother is sharing her story after she was involved in a freak lawn mowing accident. Mowing the lawn was a normal summer chore that Andy Jensen never thought much about until two weeks ago. His wife Kendra went out onto the deck to clean up some pool toys. She says she was outside for less than…

Man Dies After Being Hit in Sioux Falls Crosswalk

Sioux Falls Police continue to investigate the death of a 68-year-old man, who was struck and killed while crossing the street. The victim was hit Sunday night, just after 10:00 p.m. near the intersection of 57th Street and Broadband Lane. The man, who has not yet been identified, was taken to the hospital where he later died of his injuries….

Body of South Dakota Man Found in Cornfield

WAYNE, Neb. – Authorities say the body of a South Dakota man was found in a northeast Nebraska cornfield after his vehicle crashed. The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office says a motorist discovered the accident Thursday evening along Nebraska Highway 35, about 3½ miles east of Wayne. The sheriff’s office says Parker Mitchell was driving west when his vehicle left the…

Motorcyclist In Critical Condition After Truck Runs Stop Sign

  The adult male driver of a 2000 Harley Davidson motorcycle is said to be in critical condition after being hit by a truck in rural Dell Rapids. The Minnehaha County Sheriff’s Office reports the accident happened Sunday, June 3rd at 6:02 pm at 248th Street and 470th Ave. The motorcyclist and a passenger were heading north on 470th when…

Arson Suspected in Nites Inn Motel Fire

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- It was a quiet night at the Nites Inn Motel until a fire broke out in one of the rooms around 3:45 a.m. Fortunately no one was hurt, but inspectors believe this was no accident. “The fire investigators and then the arson detectives will work together to figure out how the fire started,” said Public Information Officer…

Semi Crashes Into Two Vehicles and Local Business

A semi driver is hospitalized hospital after running a stop sign this morning and crashing into two oncoming vehicles as well as a local business. Our Simon Floss was on the scene shortly after the call came in. Police received the call at 7:45 am.  A preliminary investigation suggests that the semi driver was heading eastbound on 54th St. N and failed to…

25-Year-Old Killed in Crash Near Belle Fourche

Car struck by oncoming pickup truck that was passing another vehicle

BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. – A two-vehicle crash in Lawrence County killed a 25-year-old man. The Highway Patrol says the man was driving a car that was struck by a pickup truck on state Highway 34 east of Belle Fourche about 7 a.m. Friday. Authorities say the crash happened when the pickup tried to pass another pickup that was hauling a…

School Bus Ends Up On Side After Slipping Off Icy Road

DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) – Authorities say one child was taken to a Dubuque hospital after a school bus crashed off an icy road in eastern Iowa. The accident occurred around 6:40 a.m. Monday, about 2½ miles east of St. Donatus. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office says the bus slipped off an ice-covered road into a ditch as it was making…

Highway Patrol on Scene of Crash in Charles Mix County

Two vehicles were involved according to officials, troopers remain on the scene

Charles Mix County, S.D. – Details remain few at this hour, but High Patrol spokesman Tony Mangan confirms a two-vehicle accident in Charles Mangan County near Delmont. Traffic is still moving in the area, but Mangan said troopers will most likely remain at the scene for a while yet. Categories: KDLT News Today – Top Stories Tags: accident, Charles Mangan…

Fatal Crash on Interstate 229

Highway Patrol recommends alternate route other than Interstate 229 through Sioux Falls

Updated —  Highway Patrol Spokesman Tony Mangan confirms one person has died at the scene of a two-car collision early Tuesday in Sioux Falls. The Highway Patrol remains on the scene. The Department of Transportation and rescue crews are recommending drivers take an alternate route if you need to travel in that area for at least the next couple of hours….

Two Horses Killed In Pickup Vs. Trailer Crash

MINNEHAHA Co. – A pickup traveling south on 478th Avenue east of Sioux Falls landed on Interstate 90, hitting a horse trailer Sunday afternoon. The accident happened around 12:15. South Dakota Highway Patrol says the pickup was approaching I-90 when it crossed the center line, traveled in the wrong lane of traffic, through grass and launched onto the westbound lanes…

16-Year-Old Injured In Semi Vs. Train Accident

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A 16-year-old Pierre boy suffered life threatening injuries after the semi he was driving collided with a train. The accident happened around 3 p.m. yesterday afternoon on US Highway 14 in blunt. The South Dakota Highway Patrol says the semi was hauling two trailers full of grain when it hit the train. The impact dumped grain…

Hartington Man Killed In Car Vs. Pedestrian Crash

  CEDAR COUNTY, N.E.- The Cedar County Sheriff’s Office was called to the scene of a car vs. pedestrian on Highway 84, just west of the Highway 57 intersection, shortly before 6 p.m. Monday evening. Upon investigation, officers found the vehicle driven by 72-year-old Alton Halle, of Hartington, was driving east bound when he struck 55-year-old Daniel Leise, of Hartington,…

At Least 16 Killed In Military Plane Crash

ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) – The Latest on the deadly military plane crash in Mississippi (all times local): 7:30 a.m. President Donald Trump is offering condolences to the families of those who died in a tragic military plane crash in Mississippi. A U.S. military plane used for refueling crashed into a soybean field in rural Mississippi on Monday, killing at…

Iowa Man Loses Hand In Fireworks Incident

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) – Authorities say a man lost his hand in a fireworks mishap in northwestern Iowa. Sioux City fire officials responded to the incident around 8 p.m. Monday on the city’s north side. Assistant Fire Chief Dan Cougill says the man had been shooting off fireworks. The man was taken to a local hospital. On Saturday, a…

Monday’s Car Vs. Pole Accident Caused $10,000 In Damage

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Police say the car vs. pole accident that shut down a major Sioux Falls road for several hours last night, caused $10,000 in damage. The crash happened on 41st just west of Marion Road at around 6 p.m. Police say the 62-year-old driver was heading east, attempting to make a left hand turn, when he was…

4-Year-Old Boy Dies In Skid Loader Accident

VIBORG, S.D. (AP) – Authorities say a 4-year-old child has died in an accident with a skid loader in Turner County. Sheriff Byron Nogelmeier says Marcus Bauer was run over by the skid loader at a residence in Viborg Monday afternoon.  The sheriff says the person operating the skid loader was a relative. The case is being treated as an…