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Lincoln County Fatal Crash

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022

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




Lincoln County Fatal Crash




What:    Two-Vehicle Crash

Where:  Interstate 29, mile marker 67

              12 miles south of Sioux Falls, S.D.

When:   9:42 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022


Driver No. 1: Male, 69, Fatal Injuries

Vehicle: 2022 Subaru Outback Touring SUV


Driver No. 2: Male, 44, No Injuries

Passenger: Male, 35, No Injuries

Vehicle: 2015 Freightliner TR Semi-truck and Trailer


 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –  One man died Tuesday night in a two-vehicle crash south of Sioux Falls.  


Names of the three people involved have not yet been released pending notification of family members.  


Preliminary crash information indicates that a 2022 Subaru Outback Touring SUV was northbound on Interstate 29 when it left the road, traveled through the median and crashed into the trailer of a southbound 2015 Freightliner TR semi-truck and trailer. The SUV started on fire. The 69-year-old male driver had to be extricated from the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene. The two male occupants of the semi-truck were not injured.


All three people involved were wearing seatbelts.


South Dakota’s Highway Patrol is investigating the crash. All information released so far is only preliminary.


The Highway Patrol is an agency 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.