Woman, 78, killed in rollover near Hermosa

HERMOSA, S.D. – A 78-year-old woman died Wednesday night in a one-vehicle crash west of Hermosa.

The name of the deceased is not being released pending notification of family members. She was the only person involved in the crash.

A 2002 GMC Yukon was eastbound on Box Canyon Road when it left the roadway. The vehicle went down an embankment and eventually off a 50-foot cliff, coming to rest on its roof.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. She was not wearing a seat belt.

South Dakota’s Highway Patrol continues to investigate the crash.

Information from the South Dakota Highway Patrol
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