Highway Patrol identifies woman killed in Highway 81 crash south of Watertown

March 15, 2021
Mike Tanner

WATERTOWN, S.D.–The South Dakota Highway Patrol has identified the woman killed last week in a head-on crash on Highway 81, ten miles south of Watertown.

Thirty year-old Cyra Schaefer Rae Schaefer of Hayti died Wednesday when she lost control of the car she was driving and collided with another vehicle.

The second driver, 59 year-old Frankie McCrary of Lake Norden sustained serious, non life threatening injuries.