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3 people killed in separate South Dakota crashes

June 6, 2019

COLMAN, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Highway Patrol says three people have died in separate crashes, including one in which a vehicle careening off a bridge.

The patrol says a 55-year-old man died early Wednesday when his pickup left Interstate 29 near Colman, hit a guard rail and rolled over the bridge to the median below. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

A 17-year-old boy died Wednesday when he lost control and rolled his pickup on Highway 79 south of Reva in Harding County.

And, an 83-year-old woman died Tuesday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash north of Tuthill. Her car left the road on a curve, entered a ditch and rolled.

The drivers have not been identified.

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