Single Pickup Crash Injures Six

July 22, 2022 2:32pm

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A single vehicle crash injured six people Thursday evening near Rock Valley.  The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated the crash that occurred on 300th Street, two miles northwest of Rock Valley shortly before 5:30pm. 


37-year-old Wilmer Cardenas-Alvarado of Rock Valley, was travelling westbound on 300th Street when he lost control of the pickup he was driving, entered the south ditch and struck a field driveway.


Cardenas-Alvarado and five adult passengers were taken to Hegg Health Center in Rock Valley; two of those passengers were later flown to Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center in Sioux Falls.  The conditions of those individuals is unkown.


The accident remains under investigation.