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.