UPDATE: Deadly Crash West of Hull

April 28, 2022 11:13am

Sc Fire Rescue

A crash involving a semi and minivan claimed two lives Wednesday morning.  The crash occurred at the intersection of Highways 75 and 18, one-mile north of Perkins Corner around 10:30.  A Dodge Caravan driven by 56-year-old Susanne Barron of Sioux City was westbound on 310th St.  A semi driven by 46-year-old Jamie Hueschen of Sioux City was southbound on highway 75.  Barron failed to yield at the stop sign, entered the intersection and was struck by the semi on the passenger side.  Both vehicles left the roadway.  The van struck two stop signs, rolled, and came to rest on its side.  A third vehicle, a pickup driven by Ethan Kooima a Hull, was stopped facing east on Highway 18, waiting to turn south onto Highway 75 was damaged by flying debris.


Barron was airlifted to Avera Health in Sioux Falls, a passenger with her in the van, 45-year-old Rene Ross of Hull, was taken to Sioux Center Health – both died of their injuries.  Hueschen was also injured and taken to Sioux Center Health where his condition is unknown.