Sunday Accident Near Yankton Sends Three To Hospital

Sunday Accident Near Yankton Sends Three To Hospital

Three individuals received minor injuries in a crash that occurred north of Yankton Sunday.


According to the South Dakota Highway Patrol, the two-vehicle crash occurred on Highway 81 three miles north of Yankton Sunday at approximately 12 noon.


A 2006 Dodge Stratus, driven by 20-year-old Meredith Graber of Marion was parked on the northbound shoulder of the road, and when Graber attempted to make a U-turn on the highway, she was struck by a northbound 2005 Ford pickup.


There were two individuals in the pickup. They were an unidentified 70-year-old male driver and an unidentified 67-year-old female passenger. Both individuals received minor injuries and were transported to the Yankton hospital.


Graber received minor injuries as well and was transported to the Yankton Hospital.


The South Dakota Highway Patrol says possible charges are pending against Graber in connection to the accident.