WHITEWOOD, S.D. (KELO) — South Dakota authorities are investigating after a fatal one-vehicle crash west of Whitewood early Saturday morning.
Officials say a car was heading east on Interstate 90 when it left the road and crashed into a tree. The driver, a 24-year-old woman, was thrown from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.
Authorities say the woman was not wearing a seat belt.
The South Dakota Highway Patrol is still investigating. The name of the victim is not being released at this time.