Teen killed when he drives 4-wheeler into the path of a semi-truck

One person died Friday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash east of Stickney in Aurora County.

Names of the two people involved have not yet been released pending notification of family.

According to the South Dakota Highway patrol, a four-wheeler turned onto a roadway, slid around the corner and into the path of a semi-truck and trailer. The 15-year-old male driver of the four wheeler was thrown from the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The 22-year-old male driver of the semi-truck was not injured.


September 19, 2022