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Names Released In Pennington County Fatal Crash
BOX ELDER, S.D. – A Box Elder, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died last week in a two-vehicle crash within the city of Box Elder.


Charles Mix County Fatal Crash
MARTY, S.D. – One person died Saturday night in a vehicle-pedestrian crash that occurred north of Marty.


Pennington County Fatal Crash
BOX ELDER, S.D. – One person died and three other people were injured in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon within the city of Box Elder.

Name Released In Lawrence County Fatal Crash
SPEARFISH, S.D. – A Rapid City, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died Saturday afternoon in a motorcycle crash south of Spearfish.


Names Released In Aurora County Fatal Crash
STICKNEY, S.D. – A 15-year-old male from Stickney, S.D., has been identified as the person who died Friday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash east of Stickney.


Names Released In Tripp County Fatal Crash
COLOME, S.D. – A Winner, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died last Thursday night south of Colome.


Lawrence County Fatal Crash
SPEARFISH, S.D. – One person died Saturday afternoon in a motorcycle crash south of Spearfish.

Aurora County Fatal Crash
STICKNEY, S.D. – One person died Friday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash east of Stickney.


Tripp County Fatal Crash
COLOME, S.D. – One person died and another person was injured in a two-vehicle crash early Thursday night south of Colome.


Names Released In Roberts County Fatal Crash
SISSETON, S.D. – Three Sisseton, S.D., residents have been identified as those who died in a one-vehicle crash late Saturday night southwest of Sisseton.


Names Released In Lincoln County Fatal Crash
HUDSON, S.D. – A Canton, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died in a motorcycle crash Saturday afternoon west of Hudson.


Name Released In Kingsbury County Fatal Crash
ERWIN, S.D. – An Arlington, S.D., man has died of injuries sustained in a one-vehicle crash Monday, Aug. 29, 2022, west of Erwin.


Roberts County Fatal Crash
SISSETON, S.D. – Three people died and another person was injured in a one-vehicle crash late Saturday night southwest of Sisseton.

Names Released In Edmunds County Fatal Crash
BOWDLE, S.D. – A Vero Beach, FL man has been identified as the person who died last Wednesday in a two-vehicle crash east of Bowdle.


Lincoln County Fatal Crash
HUDSON, S.D. – One person died and another was seriously injured in a single motorcycle crash Saturday afternoon west of Hudson.


Name Released In Pennington County Fatal Crash
HILL CITY, S.D. – A Zumbrota, MN man has been identified as the person who died late Saturday night in a motorcycle crash north of Hill City.

Edmunds County Fatal Crash
BOWDLE, S.D. – One man died Wednesday morning in a two-vehicle crash east of Bowdle.


Highway Patrol Recruit Graduation Friday
PIERRE, S.D. – Eight South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper recruits officially graduate this Friday, Sept. 9, during a ceremony in the State Capitol Rotunda.


Pennington County Fatal Crash
HILL CITY, S.D. – One man died late Saturday night in a motorcycle crash north of Hill City.


Name Released In Lawrence County Fatal Crash
DEADWOOD, S.D. – A Garner, Iowa man has been identified as the person who died last Friday night in an ATV crash south of Deadwood.


September Sobriety Checkpoints Announced
PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota’s Department of Public Safety has announced its sobriety checkpoint schedule for September.


Names Released In Custer County Fatal Crash
HERMOSA, S.D. – A Chadron, NE man has been identified as the person who died Friday morning in a two-vehicle crash within the city of Hermosa.


Names Released In McCook County Fatal Crash
HUMBOLDT, S.D. – A Rushmore, MN man has been identified as the person who died Thursday morning in a motorcycle-vehicle crash west of Humboldt.


Lawrence County Fatal Crash
DEADWOOD, S.D. – One man died late Friday night in an ATV crash south of Deadwood.


Custer County Fatal Crash
HERMOSA, S.D. – One man died Friday morning in a two-vehicle crash within the city of Hermosa.

McCook County Fatal Crash
HUMBOLDT, S.D. – One man died Thursday morning in a motorcycle-vehicle crash west of Humboldt.


Names Released In Hanson County Fatal Crash
FARMER, S.D. – A Salem, S.D., woman has been identified as the person who died Tuesday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash northeast of Farmer.


Hanson County Fatal Crash
FARMER, S.D. – One person died and another person was injured in a one-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon northeast of Farmer.

Names Released In Brown County Fatal Crash
ABERDEEN, S.D. – A Hot Springs woman has been identified as the person who died last Thursday in a one-vehicle crash north of Aberdeen.


Highway Patrol Sturgis Rally Tally, Sunday, Aug. 14, 2022 FINAL NUMBERS
Highway Patrol Sturgis Rally Daily Information. Compiled from 6 a.m. Saturday August 06, 2022, to 6 a.m. Sunday August 14, 2022. FINAL NUMBERS


Highway Patrol Sturgis Rally Tally, Saturday, Aug. 13, 2022
Highway Patrol Sturgis Rally Daily Information. Compiled from 6 a.m. Saturday August 6, 2022, to 6 a.m. Saturday August 13, 2022

Brown County Fatal Crash
ABERDEEN, S.D. – One person died and three others were injured in a one-vehicle crash Thursday north of Aberdeen.


Highway Patrol Sturgis Rally Tally, Friday, Aug. 12, 2022
Highway Patrol Sturgis Rally Daily Information. Compiled from 6 a.m. Saturday August 6, 2022, to 6 a.m. Friday August 12, 2022

Driver License Program Opens Sioux Falls Express Station
PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota’s first-ever Driver License Express Station opened this week in Sioux Falls.


Highway Patrol Rally Tally Thursday, Aug. 11, 2022
Highway Patrol Sturgis Rally Daily Information. Compiled from 6 a.m. Saturday August 6, 2022, to 6 a.m. Thursday August 11, 2022


Highway Patrol Rally Tally, Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2022
Highway Patrol Sturgis Rally Daily Information. Compiled from 6 a.m. Saturday August 6, 2022, to 6 a.m. Wednesday August 10, 2022

Law Enforcement Seek Public Assistance in Locating Possible Suspect
PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota’s Department of Public Safety, Highway Patrol, and other law enforcement agencies are asking for the public’s help in the Sioux Falls area in locating a male who fired a gun into the air Wednesday morning (today).


Highway Patrol Rally Tally, Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2022.
Highway Patrol Sturgis Rally Daily Information. Compiled from 6 a.m. Saturday August 6, 2022, to 6 a.m. Tuesday August 09, 2022.


Highway Patrol Rally Tally, Monday, Aug. 8, 2022
Highway Patrol Sturgis Rally Daily Information. Compiled from 6 a.m. Saturday August 6, 2022, to 6 a.m. Monday August 8, 2022.

Names Released In Jerauld County Fatal Crash
WOONSOCKET, S.D. – A Woonsocket, S.D., woman has been identified as the person who died early last Thursday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash southwest of Woonsocket.


Highway Patrol Sturgis Rally Tally Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022
Highway Patrol Sturgis Rally Daily Information. Compiled from 6 a.m. Saturday August 6, 2022, to 6 a.m. Sunday August 7, 2022.


Names Released In Turner County Fatal Crash
CHANCELLOR, S.D. – A Sioux Falls man has been identified as the person who died Monday night in a two-vehicle crash north of Chancellor.

Jerauld County Fatal Crash
WOONSOCKET, S.D. – One person died and five others were injured in a two-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon southwest of Woonsocket.


Name Released In Lawrence County Fatal Crash
LEAD S.D. – A Wausau, WI man has been identified as the person who died early Sunday morning in a motorcycle crash west of Lead.


Turner County Fatal Crash
CHANCELLOR, S.D. – One person died Monday night in a two-vehicle crash north of Chancellor.


Peterson Named New Highway Patrol Assistant Superintendent
PIERRE, S.D. – Lt. Joel Peterson, a 20-year veteran of the South Dakota Highway Patrol, has been named as the Patrol’s new assistant superintendent in charge of field operations.

Lawrence County Fatal Crash
LEAD S.D. – One person died early Sunday morning in a motorcycle crash west of Lead.


Name Released In Ziebach County Fatal Crash
BISON, S.D. – A 31-year-old man from Lemmon has been identified as the person who died early last Saturday in a one-vehicle crash east of Bison.


DPS Announces August Sobriety Checkpoints
PIERRE, S.D. – Thirteen sobriety checkpoints in 11 different counties are planned for the month of August, according to the South Dakota Department of Public Safety.

Name Released In Edmunds County Fatal Crash
IPSWICH, S.D. – A 53-year-old Redfield man has been identified as the person who died Sunday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash south of Ipswich.


Edmunds County Fatal Crash
IPSWICH, S.D. – One person died Sunday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash south of Ipswich.


Ziebach County Fatal Crash
BISON, S.D. – A 31-year-old male died early Saturday in a one-vehicle crash east of Bison.


Names Released In Meade County Fatal Crash
SUMMERSET, S.D. – A Katy, Texas man has died as a result of injuries sustained in a three-vehicle crash on Thursday, July 14, 2022 in Summerset.


Name Released In Brown County Fatal Crash
GROTON, S.D. – A Fayetteville, N.C., woman has been identified as the person who died as a result of injuries sustained in a one-vehicle crash on Monday, July 11, 2022, east of Groton.


Brown County Fatal Crash
GROTON, S.D. – A 50-year-old female has died as a result of injuries sustained in a one-vehicle crash on Monday, July 11, 2022, east of Groton.

Names Released In Jones County Fatal Crash
MURDO, S.D. – A Clarkson, Mich., woman has been identified as the person who died in a one-vehicle crash on Sunday, July 3, 2022 east of Murdo.


Names Released In Charles Mix County Fatal Crash
FORT RANDALL, S.D. – Names have been released of the two men who died Tuesday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash west of the Ft. Randall Casino.


Tripp County Fatal Crash
COLOME, S.D. – Two people from Duchess, Alberta, Canada have been identified as those who died Sunday morning in a two-vehicle crash east of Colome. Five other people were injured.


Charles Mix County Fatal Crash
FORT RANDALL, S.D. – Two men died Tuesday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash west of the Ft. Randall Casino.

Sobriety Checkpoints Planned For July
PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota’s Department of Public Safety has announced the list of sobriety checkpoints planned statewide for the month of July.


Tripp County Fatal Crash
COLOME, S.D. – Two people died and five others were injured Sunday morning in a two-vehicle crash east of Colome.

Jones County Fatal Crash
MURDO, S.D. – One person died and another person was injured in a one-vehicle crash early Sunday morning east of Murdo


Names Released In Gregory County Fatal Crash
ST. CHARLES, S.D. – A 55-year-old Winner woman has been identified as the person who died last Sunday morning in a two-vehicle crash east of St. Charles.


DPS Encourages Safe Driving During Fourth of July Holiday
PIERRE, S.D. – With all of the picnics, parades and fireworks going on this Fourth of July holiday, South Dakota Department of Public Safety officials remind people to also make safe driving a priority.