August 23, 2023
RELIANCE, S.D.–The South Dakota Highway Patrol has released the name of the man killed last week when he rear-ended a semi on Interstate 90, six miles west of Reliance.
Seventy year-old Kenneth Cleveland of Indianapolis slammed into the back of the semi that was pulling onto the shoulder of the interstate after blowing a tire. He was killed.
The driver of the semi was not injured.
In a separate I-90 crash, a Black Hawk, South Dakota man has been identified as the person who died last Wednesday in a crash in Sturgis. Seventy year-old Bruce Fodness crashed the semi he was driving while crossing a bridge on the interstate The semi cab and trailer then fell over the bridge onto a parked train on the tracks below, causing two of the train cars to derail.
Fodness was taken to Monument Health in Rapid City where he died.