Woman killed in crash near Oelrichs

OELRICHS, S.D. (KEVN/KOTA TV) - A woman was killed in a one-car crash north of Oelrichs Sunday morning.

The 49-year-old woman’s name is being withheld pending notification of her family.

According to the South Dakota Highway Patrol, about 1:17 a.m., the car was westbound on U.S. Highway 18 when it went onto the shoulder of the road. The driver over-corrected, losing control and crossed into the oncoming lane and crashed in the median.

A 47-year-old man who was also in the car had minor injuries.

Investigators are trying to determine who was driving at the time of the crash.

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