Car Lands In Slough, Two Charged With DUI
August 10, 2011, 6:05 AM
SIOUX FALLS, SD -
A man and a woman face drunk driving charges after officials responded to a car in a slough just west of Sioux Falls.
The Highway Patrol says the woman was behind the wheel when the car that went into a slough just off 57th Street and the Tea Road around 2:30 Wednesday.
The man then drove his pickup truck to the area to help get the car out, and both were charged with DUI.
The Highway Patrol not only believes alcohol was involved in the incident, but that texting while driving was also a factor. No one was hurt.
This article has been revised to reflect the following correction:
A misspelling was corrected in this story.
© 2011 KELOLAND TV. All Rights Reserved.
9/25/2014 10:00 PM
Miracle on the highway: that's how many people are describing a bad crash between a semi-truck and car in which no one was killed.
9/26/2014 4:55 PM
Friday night's homecoming at Brandon Valley High School is a crowning achievement for a senior who's living with autism.
9/28/2014 11:42 AM
Prosecutors may file additional charges because a western Iowa teen died two days after suffering a head injury during a fight at school.
9/30/2014 5:00 PM
Two people are hurt, one seriously, after a chain-reaction crash in eastern Sioux Falls involving a semi-truck and four other vehicles.
9/26/2014 6:39 AM
Sioux Falls police say a missing boy showed up for school Friday morning.