WEBSTER, S.D. (KELO) — Crews in Day County rescued five people who were stranded on a snow-covered highway.
According to the South Dakota Highway Patrol, the vehicle was stuck on US 12 near mile marker 339 — west of Webster.
The group was able to be rescued by the Webster Police Department with the help of a DOT plow truck.
The Highway Department says the westbound lane on US 12 is drifted over and is impassible. Officials urge people to stay home today unless absolutely necessary.