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Codington County Fatal Crash
FLORENCE, S.D. – A 16-year-old male died Friday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash south of Florence.

Name 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 Saturday, Nov. 20, in a one-vehicle crash east of Box Elder.


Highway Patrol Encourages Safe Holiday Driving
PIERRE, S.D. – With more people traveling this week for the Thanksgiving Holiday, the South Dakota Highway Patrol reminds drivers that it is even more important to stay safe.

State Fire Marshal: Fire Safety A Must For Thanksgiving
PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota’s Fire Marshal reminds citizens to enjoy the good food and activity that are part of the Thanksgiving holiday, but not to forget the importance of fire safety.


Pennington County Fatal Crash
BOX ELDER, S.D. – One person died early Saturday morning in a one-vehicle crash east of Box Elder.


Name Released In Tripp County Fatal Crash
WINNER, S.D. — A 28-year-old Winner, S.D., female died Saturday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash east of Winner.

South Dakota Offers State-Funded Training to Increase Safety in Schools
PIERRE, S.D. – Grant funds administered through the South Dakota Office of Homeland Security are now available to South Dakota K-12 schools to increase school safety through threat assessment training.


Tripp County Fatal Crash
WINNER, S.D. — A 28-year-old female died Saturday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash east of Winner.


Names Released In Clay County Fatal Crash
VERMILLION, S.D. – A Vermillion, S.D., woman has been identified as the person who died Tuesday morning in a two-vehicle crash north of Vermillion.


Highway Patrol Graduation Set For Friday
PIERRE, S.D. – Eleven South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper recruits graduate this Friday morning in Fort Pierre.


Name Released In Bon Homme County Fatal Crash
SPRINGFIELD, S.D. – A Springfield, S.D., female has been identified as the person who died early Sunday morning in a one-vehicle crash south of Springfield.

Clay County Fatal Crash
VERMILLION, S.D. – One person died and another person was injured Tuesday morning in a two-vehicle crash north of Vermillion.


Bon Homme County Fatal Crash
SPRINGFIELD, S.D. – A 42-year-old female died early Sunday morning in a one-vehicle crash south of Springfield.


Codington County Fatal Crash
WATERTOWN, S.D. – A Watertown, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died from injuries sustained in a one-vehicle crash in Watertown on Oct. 24, 2021.

Name Released In Charles Mix County Fatal Crash
LAKE ANDES, S.D. – An Armour, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died Sunday night in a one-vehicle crash north of Lake Andes.


Names Released In Beadle County Fatal Crash
WOLSEY, S.D. – Names have been released of the three people who died Saturday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash southeast of Wolsey

Name Released In Jones County Fatal Crash
MURDO, S.D. – A Belle Fourche, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died Saturday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash east of Murdo.


Charles Mix County Fatal Crash
LAKE ANDES, S.D. – One person died Sunday night in a one-vehicle crash north of Lake Andes.

DPS Announces November Sobriety Checkpoints
PIERRE, S.D. – November’s list of sobriety checkpoints has been announced by the South Dakota Department of Public Safety.


Beadle County Fatal Crash
WOLSEY, S.D. – Three people died Saturday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash southeast of Wolsey.

Jones County Fatal Crash
MURDO, S.D. – One person died Saturday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash east of Murdo.


Names Released in Pennington County Fatal Crash
RAPID CITY, S.D. – A Box Elder, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died Tuesday night in a one-vehicle crash in Rapid City.


Pennington County Fatal Crash
RAPID CITY, S.D. – One person died and another person was seriously injured Tuesday night in a one-vehicle crash in Rapid City.


State Official: Prepare For Winter Weather Now
PIERRE, S.D. – Winter has started to make its presence known in South Dakota already this year, and state officials say now is the time to prepare for winter weather.


Names Released In Pennington County Fatal Crash
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Two Rapid City adults have been identified as those who died in a two-vehicle crash that occurred Sunday afternoon south of Rapid City.


Name Released In Custer County Fatal Crash
CUSTER, S.D. – A St. Onge, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died early Thursday morning in a one-vehicle crash east of Custer.


Pennington County Fatal Crash
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Two people died and another person was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash that occurred Sunday afternoon south of Rapid City.


Names Released In Haakon County Fatal Crash
PHILIP, S.D. – A Belle Fourche, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died last Sunday morning in a two-vehicle crash northeast of Philip.


Custer County Fatal Crash
CUSTER, S.D. – One person died early Thursday morning in a one-vehicle crash east of Custer.


Name Released In Lawrence County Fatal Crash
LEAD, S.D. – A Lead, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died last Wednesday afternoon in an ATV crash northwest of Lead.


Haakon County Fatal Crash
PHILIP, S.D. – One person died and two others were injured in a two-vehicle crash that occurred Sunday morning northeast of Philip.


Lawrence County Fatal Crash
LEAD, S.D. – One person died Wednesday afternoon in an ATV crash northwest of Lead.


Name Released In Bon Homme County Fatal Crash
TABOR, S.D. – A Vermillion, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died early Friday morning in a one-vehicle crash south of Tabor.


State Fire Marshal Urges Public to Celebrate Fire Prevention Week
PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota’s Fire Marshal encourages the public to spend a little more time this next week thinking about fire safety .

Bon Homme County Fatal Crash
TABOR, S.D. – One man died early Friday morning (today) in a one-vehicle crash south of Tabor.

Names Released In Hutchinson County Fatal Crash
PARKSTON, S.D. – A Platte, S.D., woman has been identified as the person who died Sunday in a two-vehicle crash east of Parkston.


Names Released In Lawrence County Fatal Crash
DEADWOOD, S.D. — A nine-year-old boy from Deadwood, S.D., has been identified as the person who died in a one-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon north of Deadwood.


Sobriety Checkpoints Planned For October
PIERRE, S.D. – Sobriety checkpoints scheduled for 15 different South Dakota counties during October.

Hutchinson County Fatal Crash
PARKSTON, S.D. – One person died and two others were injured in a two-vehicle crash that occurred Sunday afternoon east of Parkston.


Lawrence County Fatal Crash
DEADWOOD, S.D. — One person died and another was seriously injured in a one-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon north of Deadwood.


Names Released In Jones County Fatal Crash
MURDO, S.D. – A 26-year-old woman has been identified as the person who died last Thursday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash west of Murdo.

Names Released In Pennington County Fatal Crash
NEW UNDERWOOD, S.D. — A 15-year-old Rapid City female has been identified as the person who died in a one-vehicle crash Saturday night east of New Underwood.

Names Released In Hutchinson County Fatal Crash
FREEMAN, S.D. – Two Norfolk, NE residents have died from injuries sustained in a two-vehicle crash on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021 north of Freeman.


Names Released In Grant County Fatal Crash
MILBANK, S.D. — A Sioux Falls, S.D. man has been identified as the person who died in a two-vehicle crash that occurred Friday afternoon south of Milbank.


Pennington County Fatal Crash
NEW UNDERWOOD, S.D. — One person died and two other people were injured in a one-vehicle crash Saturday night east of New Underwood.

Grant County Fatal Crash
MILBANK, S.D. — One person died and another person was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash that occurred Friday afternoon south of Milbank.


Jones County Fatal Crash
MURDO, S.D. – One person died and three other people were injured Thursday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash west of Murdo.


Names Released In Brule County Fatal Crash
CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. – A Mitchell, S.D. man has died as the result of injuries sustained in a one-vehicle crash that occurred Aug. 26, 2021 near Chamberlain.

Names Released In Pennington County Fatal Crash
RAPID CITY, S.D. — A New Town, N.D., woman has been identified as the person who died last Thursday in a one-vehicle crash east of Rapid City.

Name Released In Perkins County Fatal Crash
BISON, S.D. – A Bismarck, N.D. man has been identified as the person who died last Wednesday afternoon in a motorcycle crash southeast of Bison.


Pennington County Fatal Crash
RAPID CITY, S.D. – One person died and another person was injured Thursday in a one-vehicle crash east of Rapid City.


Perkins County Fatal Crash
BISON, S.D. – One person died Wednesday afternoon in a motorcycle crash southeast of Bison.

Names Released In Fall River County Fatal Crash
HOT SPRINGS, S.D. – A 50-year-old Hot Springs, S.D., woman has been identified as the person who died late Saturday night in a two-vehicle crash northeast of Hot Springs.

Names Released In Lincoln County Fatal Crash
HARRISBURG, S.D. – An Anchorage, Alaska man has been identified as the person who died late Saturday night in a pedestrian-vehicle fatal crash near Harrisburg.


Lincoln County Fatal Crash
HARRISBURG, S.D. – One person died late Saturday night in a pedestrian-vehicle fatal crash near Harrisburg.

Fall River County Fatal Crash
HOT SPRINGS, S.D. – One person died late Saturday night in a two-vehicle crash northeast of Hot Springs.


Names Released In Pennington County Fatal Crash (UPDATE)
KEYSTONE, S.D. – A Sioux Falls woman has died from injuries sustained in a motorcycle crash on Friday, Aug. 27 west of Keystone.


South Dakota Tribes to Receive State 9-1-1 Funding
PIERRE, S.D. – Two South Dakota Native American tribes will receive state funding for their 9-1-1 telecommunications centers.

Names Released In Grant County Fatal Crash
MILBANK, S.D. – A Wall, S.D. man has been identified as the person who died early Sunday morning in an UTV crash east of Milbank.


Names Released In Pennington County Fatal Crash
KEYSTONE, S.D. – A Pipestone, MN man has been identified as the person who died Friday afternoon in a motorcycle crash west of Keystone.


DPS Announces September Sobriety Checkpoints
PIERRE, S.D. – September’s list of sobriety checkpoints has been released by the South Dakota Department of Public Safety.