A Wagner woman has been identified as the person who died as a result of injuries sustained in a two-vehicle crash Friday evening, two miles east of Wagner SD.

According to the Highway patrol, a pickup was traveling eastbound on SD Highway 46 when an SUV, also headed east in front of the pickup, slowed to turn into a driveway. The driver of the pickup did not see the SUV and rear-ended it.

The driver of the SUV, 89-year-old Elaine Schroeder, sustained fatal injuries.

The driver of the pickup had minor injuries.


May 8, 2024