South Dakota woman killed when vehicle crashes into garage

July 12, 2022


BURBANK, S.D.–The Clay County, South Dakota Sheriff’s Office said a 54-year-old Burbank woman was killed at her residence after a vehicle crashed through a garage wall late Friday morning.

According to a Clay County Sheriff’s news release posted on social media, Elizabeth Williams was in the path of the vehicle. She was flown to a Sioux City hospital where she died of her injuries.

Authorities say 58-year-old Joyce Hawley of Burbank was the driver of the vehicle that crashed through the garage wall and came to a stop in the back yard.

The Sheriff’s Office is still investigating the crash and they will decide if charges will be filed at the end of the investigation.