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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…

Driver Not Wearing Seatbelt Dies in Morning Crash

A pickup crossed the center line, hitting another truck

CODINGTON COUNTY, S.D. – A man could face charges after another man died in a car crash Thursday morning. It happened just east of South Shore on Highway 20 in Codington County before 10 a.m.  A Chevy pickup truck was westbound on the highway when it crossed the center line and collided with a Ford pickup truck heading east. According…

Elderly Woman Dies In Crash Outside of Platte

Police say driver lost control of vehicle, striking another car

CHARLES MIX COUNTY, S.D. – The South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating after an elderly woman died in a car crash Monday morning near Platte. Police say a car was eastbound on South Dakota Highway 44, two miles east of Platte, around 11 a.m.  The driver, an 87-year-old woman, lost control of the car, crossed the center line and hit…

One Dead After Two Pickups Collide Near Canistota

A 26-year-old driver was pronounced dead at the scene

McCOOK COUNTY, S.D. – One man is dead and another is seriously hurt after two pickup trucks collide Monday morning. According to the South Dakota Highway Patrol, the crash happened around 11:30 a.m. along South Dakota Highway 42, near mile marker 334, just southwest of Canistota in McCook County.  A Chevy pickup was driving west on Highway 42 when the…