UPDATE: SDHP identifies woman killed in Deuel County crash

February 19, 2024

Mike Tanner

DEUEL COUNTY S.D.–Authorities have released the names of two people involved in a deadly two-vehicle crash last week two miles west and one mile north of Toronto in Deuel County.

According to the Department of Public Safety, the incident happened around 11:38 a.m. near mile marker 129 on South Dakota Highway 15.

The driver of a Chevy Impala, 68-year-old Nancy Lue Meyer of Toronto, was southbound and lost control on icy roads.

The Impala slid across the center line directly in front of a semi driven by 62-year-old Eddie Waldner of Volga.

The front of the semi struck the passenger side of the Impala. Both vehicles went off the roadway into the west ditch.

Meyer died at the scene.

Waldner was not injured.