UPDATE: Man killed in Milbank area collision with semi is identified

September 21, 2021
Mike Tanner

MILBANK, S.D. — A Sioux Falls man has been identified as the person killed in a two-vehicle crash Friday afternoon three miles east of Milbank.

Twenty eight year-old Matthew Blehr was driving a Volkswagen Jetta that ran a stop sign at the intersection of 482nd Avenue and 149th Street. He collided with a semi at the intersection.

Blehr was dead at the scene.

The semi driver, 58 year-old Teresa Virchow of Lake Preston, sustained life-threatening injuries and was airlifted to a Sioux Falls hospital.