Two vehicle collision in Watertown

November 4, 2022
Mike Tanner

WATERTOWN, S.D.–A car and pickup had to be towed from the scene after they collided at a Watertown intersection this morning.

It happened just before 8:00 a.m. at West Kemp Avenue and Highway 20.

A Ford Edge driven by a 17 year-old girl from Watertown was westbound on Kemp, turning left onto Highway 20 when it collided with the Chevy Silverado pickup driven by an 18 year-old boy from Watertown.

Both drivers were evaluated at the scene by paramedics with Watertown Fire Rescue.

The two vehicles sustained a combined $16,000 damage.

The girl was cited for Failing to Obey a Traffic Signal.