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Name Released in Kingsbury County Fatal Crash

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, March 6, 2017

CONTACT: Tony Mangan, Public Information Officer, 605-773-6196


Name Released in Kingsbury County Fatal Crash


What:    One-vehicle crash

Where:  200th Street, one mile east of Erwin, S.D.

When:   1:11 p.m., Friday, March 3, 2017


Driver: Rosemary Mogler, 57, Lake Preston, S.D., Fatal Injuries

Vehicle: 2004 Chevy Impala


ERWIN, S.D. – A Lake Preston woman was killed in a one-vehicle crash that happened Friday near Erwin.


Rosemary Mogler, 57, was driving a 2004 Chevy Impala westbound on 200th Street when the vehicle left the roadway and overturned on its roof in a semi-frozen slough.


Mogler, who was wearing a seatbelt, was pronounced dead at the scene. She was the only occupant in the vehicle.


Slippery road conditions and high winds are thought to have been factors in the crash.


South Dakota’s Highway Patrol is investigating the crash. Other agencies on scene were the Kingsbury County Sheriff’s Office, Lake Preston Ambulance and Lake Preston Fire and Rescue.


The Highway Patrol is part of the South Dakota Department of Public Safety.




Note: Records of state-reportable crashes are now available at http://www.safesd.gov/  Records should be available about 10 days after the investigation is complete.