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Milbank man killed on U.S. Hwy 12 in northeastern S.D.

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Milbank man killed on U.S. Hwy 12 in northeastern S.D.
Willmar Minnesota 2208 Trott Ave. SW / P.O. Box 839 56201

A Milbank, S.D., man is dead after a traffic crash in the northeastern South Dakota town of Summit.

The Highway Patrol tells KWAT radio that 90-year-old William Giessinger failed to yield to a semitrailer on U.S. Highway 12 as he was leaving the parking lot of a truck stop about 10 a.m. Monday, and the semi struck his vehicle on the driver's side.

Giessinger died at the scene. The driver of the semi was not hurt.

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