PARKSTON, S.D. (KELO) — Authorities have released the name of the 15-year-old girl who died in a rollover crash near Parkston on Thursday.
The South Dakota Department of Safety says Taylor Thuringer was driving a Ford F-150 pickup truck and swerved to miss a mud hole in the road and lost control. The truck went into the ditch, rolled and caught fire. Thuringer died at the scene.
A 16-year-old boy, 14-year-old boy and a 15-year-old girl are all facing life-threatening injuries. All were not wearing a seatbelt and were thrown from the truck.
The crash remains under investigation.