NEW: Woman dies in Gator crash in Roberts County

August 21, 2023
Mike Tanner

SISSETON, S.D.–A woman has died in a two vehicle crash in Roberts County.

The Highway Patrol says it happened Saturday morning, just after 11 a.m.

A car was traveling northbound on Whipple Road. A John Deere Gator was traveling north on the same road and turned on their blinker to turn left into an approach.

The car attempted to pass the Gator, and the front passenger side of the car struck the front driver side of the Gator as it was turning.

The 31-year-old man driving the car received minor injuries.

The 37-year-old woman driving the Gator was taken to Coteau des Prairies hospital in Sisseton.

She passed away due to injuries from the crash on Sunday evening.

Names have not been released.