LAKE COUNTY, S.D. (KELO) — According to Lake County Sheriff, Tim Walburg, a car hit a semi tractor trailer from behind on Saturday. The crash happened around 12:15 p.m. on SD Highway 34 just east of Madison.
A passenger died from injuries. The driver was admitted to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the semi wasn’t injured.
The sheriff’s office says speed may be a factor in the crash. The passenger’s name hasn’t been released.