Names released in Saturday’s triple fatal near Beresford

Names have been released in Saturday’s triple fatal rollover near Beresford.

According to the South Dakota Highway patrol, a pickup went off the road and was launched over a driveway. The pickup landed in the ditch and rolled.

Three of the occupants were pronounced deceased at the scene. They are 20-year-old Gerard Muller of Parker, 19-year-old Kaydence Nygaard of Beresford and 18-year-old Collin Hlavac of Irene.

A fourth occupant, 20-year-old Hayden Hall of Davis, fled the scene and was soon located and taken to a nearby hospital for treatment of serious, non-life-threatening injuries. None of the occupants were wearing seatbelts.

The Patrol is trying to determine who was driving.


December 14, 2023