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Double Fatal 2-Car Wreck at Uncontrolled Intersection

Westbound view of intersectionNEAR VIBORG, SD – Two teens are dead and another is hospitalized with critical injuries after a two-vehicle crash on country roads late Friday night. According to the South Dakota Highway Patrol, it happened around 11:30 p.m. where two gravel roads meet at the intersection of 290th Street and 455th Avenue, one mile west of Viborg in…

Interstate Traffic Slows After Reported Rollover Crash

SIOUX FALLS, SD – A car crash slowed down drivers on a busy Sioux Falls interstate Wednesday night. Details are limited.  According to South Dakota Highway Patrol, authorities responded to a reported rollover crash around 7:15 p.m. on I-229 South near Western Avenue.  At least one car was involved.  Sioux Falls police and fire were also on the scene.  There’s…

1 Killed, 3 Injured in 3-Vehicle Crash

Cause of car wreck is under investigation

South Dakota Highway Patrol is on the scene of a deadly car crash about 20 miles west of Sioux Falls. It happened around 5:30 p.m. Thursday on Highway 42 near Humboldt.  Details are limited.  Three vehicles were involved.  One person was killed in the crash.  Another has serious, life-threatening injuries.  Two people have minor injuries.  Ages of the crash victims…

Teen Injured & Charged In 3-Car Crash

SIOUX FALLS, SD – A three-car crash at Russell Street and Kiwanis Avenue led to several people being taken to the hospital. It happened around 5 p.m. Monday.  Police say an 18-year-old man rear-ended a pickup truck, lost control, went into the other lane and hit an SUV.  The people in the truck and SUV were taken to the hospital with…

SF Couple’s Home Gets Crashed into Twice

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.-A 21 year old Sioux Falls man is fighting for his life. He’s in the hospital with a skull fracture after he ran his car into a home overnight. The incident leaves a Sioux Falls couple without a place to stay. “I was woken up by flashing lights and sirens,” says Neighbor that heard Accident, Kristina Williams. “We…

Fiery Crash Near Montrose Claims One Life

Seatbelt usage unknown

A woman is dead in a fiery car crash north of Montrose. Around 5:30 a.m. Friday, a Dodge Caravan was headed east on 248th Street nearly Valley Road six miles north of Montrose in McCook County.  The driver, a 41-year-old woman, was approaching a curve when she lost control.  The van went into the ditch, rolled and started on fire. …

Back End of Car Crushed In Wreck Near Ethan

DAVISON COUNTY, SD – Amazingly, two drivers are not seriously hurt after a car is almost completely crushed when a truck rear-ended it Wednesday morning. South Dakota Highway Patrol troopers responded to the wreck on Highway 37 just south of Ethan.  Investigators say a Pontiac Grand Prix driver was waiting for traffic to clear to make a left turn when…

Two Drivers Killed In Head-On Crash Near Sisseton

ROBERTS COUNTY, SD – Two women were killed in a head-on crash Thursday morning in northeastern South Dakota. Highway Patrol says a GMC Sierra pickup was heading east on Highway 10 a few miles east of Sisseton when it crossed the center line and hit a Dodge Caravan going the other way.  Both drivers died at the scene.  The driver…

Two Seriously Hurt In Rollover Crash

One driver cited for stop sign violation

Two drivers are rushed to the hospital with serious injuries after a rollover crash in eastern Sioux Falls. It happened just after 4 p.m. Monday at 26th Street and Six Mile Road.  Police say a Chevy Trailblazer drove through a stop sign, colliding with a Kia Sorento.  The Trailblazer flipped, but crews were able to get the driver out.  He…

Neighbors In Shock After Fatal Alcester Crash

"It's something that you just never would think would happen, that's the sad part”

ALCESTER, S.D. – Monday morning’s fatal crash is still sinking in for those who live 45 minutes south of Sioux Falls. With a population of only 800, many never expected something like this to happen in their small town. In Alcester, the sound of birds chirping and the occasional thump of construction, are what neighbors are used to. “It’s pretty…

Two People Dead Following Saturday Morning Crash

Two Other Passengers Injured In Two Car Crash

BRANDON, S.D. — Two people are dead following a two-vehicle crash early Saturday morning. Two other people were injured in the accident. The South Dakota Highway Patrol are not releasing the names of the four people pending notification of family members. Around 2 a.m., a 2002 Chevrolet CWSI pickup truck and a 1998 Subaru Forester collided on Interstate 90, near…

8-Month-Old Baby Killed In Car Crash Near Langford

Charges pending against one driver involved

Charges are pending against a 27-year-old woman after a baby girl dies in a two-car crash. According to the South Dakota Highway Patrol, just before 4 p.m. Tuesday, a Pontiac Grand Am was eastbound on 122nd Street when the car did not yield at an uncontrolled intersection at 418th Avenue northwest of Langford.  The Grand Am collided with a Cadillac…

Woman Killed After Car Crashes Into Pond

Strong winds and slick road conditions may have been factors in a car crash that killed a woman near Erwin Friday afternoon. According to the South Dakota Highway Patrol, it happened east of Erwin in Kingsbury County around 1 p.m.  Investigators say the 57-year-old woman was driving west on 200th Street when the car went off the roadway, flipped and…