Two teenagers killed in car crash northwest of Veblen, South Dakota

December 24, 2019

Mike Tanner

 

VEBLEN, S.D.–Two teenagers have died in a single vehicle crash along the North Dakota-South Dakota border.

It was reported just after 9 o’clock Monday morning.

The South Dakota Highway Patrol says a car was westbound on a gravel road (101st Street) four miles north and five miles west of Veblen, when the driver lost control.

The car went into the ditch and then struck a tree.

A 17 year-old female passenger was dead at the scene. The 18 year-old male driver died while being flown to a Sioux Falls hospital.

No names have been released.

Both occupants were wearing seat belts.