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One person killed Saturday in Lake County fatal accident

One person died early Saturday morning in a two vehicle accident 12 miles west of Madison, SD.

The names of the persons involved have not been released pending notification of family members.

Preliminary crash information indicates a 2017 Chevrolet Cruz was traveling east on S.D. Highway 81.  A 2007 Ford F-250 was traveling west on S.D. Highway 81.  The Cruz entered the oncoming lane of travel and collided with the F-250.

The 83-year-old male driver of the Chevrolet Cruz sustained fatal injuries and was declared deceased at the scene. He was wearing a seatbelt.

The 22-year-old female driver of the Ford F-250 was not injured.She was wearing a seatbelt. There were three passengers in the F-250.A male passenger, age 21, sustained minor injuriesHe was wearing a seatbelt.

A male passenger, age 21, sustained Serious non-life-threatening injuriesHe was not wearing a seatbelt.

A male, age 21, sustained minor injuries.He was not wearing a seatbelt. South Dakota’s Highway Patrol is investigating the crash. All information released so far is only preliminary.

The Highway Patrol is an agency of the South Dakota Department of Public Safety.