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1 person dies, 8 injured in crash in Jones County

A crash in Jones County Sunday night killed one person and sent eight people to the hospital,...
A crash in Jones County Sunday night killed one person and sent eight people to the hospital, seven of them kids.(Associated Press)
Published: Apr. 7, 2021 at 8:14 AM CDT
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JONES COUNTY, S.D. (Dakota News Now) - One person died and eight other people received injuries in a crash that happened Sunday night on I-90, east of Murdo. According to the South Dakota Department of Public Safety, a 34-year-old man lost control while driving an SUV that was pulling a trailer. The vehicle and trailer went into the ditch and rolled.

The driver was taken to the hospital along with eight other passengers. One of them, a 33-year-old woman, had been thrown from the vehicle and died at a Sioux Falls hospital as a result.

All of the other passengers are expected to be okay. They range in age from 3 to 15 years old.

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