One dead in Saturday crash near Winner

WINNER, S.D. — A 28-year-old woman is dead following a Saturday afternoon crash near Winner.

South Dakota Highway Patrol says the woman was driving a 2012 Ford Edge eastbound on U.S. Highway 18 about four miles east of Winner when it went off the road, traveled into a ditch, and hit a tree.

The woman was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the vehicle. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The name of the victim has not been released pending notification of next-of-kin.

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