Arlington teen injured in Brookings County rollover accident

A teen is injured in a Wednesday night rollover accident west of Lake Sinai.

Assistant Brookings County Sheriff Scott Sebring says an SUV driven by 14-year-old James Raatz of Arlington lost control on a gravel road, went into the ditch and rolled. It happened near the intersection of 455th Avenue and 215th Street at about 11:25 pm.

Raatz was transported to the Brookings Hospital by the Arlington Ambulance to be treated for unknown injuries.

The Brookings County Sheriff’s Office is investigating and Sebring says charges are pending.

The Arlington Fire Department, Kingsbury County Sheriff’s Office and Volga Fire Department also responded.

The SUV was totaled.


May 27, 2021