Multiple agencies respond to two-vehicle crash on Highway 16

UPDATE (3:21 p.m.): According to the South Dakota Highway Patrol, a 32-year-old male was driving a 2011 GMC Sierra pickup with four passengers that included a 27-year-old female, a three-year-old and 11-year old female, and 12-year-old male. The driver was not wearing a seatbelt, but the four passengers were wearing seatbelts.

The single driver, a 77-year-old male, was driving a 2005 Chevy Suburban. He was not wearing a seatbelt and sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

Preliminary crash information indicates the GMC pickup was westbound on Highway 16. The Suburban was eastbound on Highway 16 and attempted to make a left turn when the vehicles collided.

Charges are pending against both drivers.

All information is preliminary at this point. The South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

RAPID CITY, S.D. — On Saturday, the Rockerville Volunteer Fire Department, three Rapid City ambulances and the South Dakota Highway Patrol responded to a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Highway 16 and Neck Yoke Road.

One vehicle in the crash was a family of five, and the second vehicle was a single driver.

Three members of the family, along with the single driver, were transported to a Rapid City hospital.

This is a developing story, and NewsCenter1 will provide updates when they become available.


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