South Dakota

Teen Killed in Bicycle Accident at 4th St and Main Ave in Brookings, SD

Date
April 12, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
School Bus
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected
No

Where it Happened

4th Street & Main Ave, Brookings, SD, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Brookings Police Department
Vehicles Involved
School Bus, Bicycle
Road/Highway
4th St and Main Ave
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Bicyclist was struck by a school bus


What Happened

Authorities are investigating a crash that killed a teen at 4th St and Main Ave in Brookings, SD on April 12th, 2024. Police say the incident happened around 10:30 a.m. as a 16-year-old bicyclist was northbound on a west sidewalk. Officials say a school bus was running right onto southbound Main Avenue at the time. The teen was pronounced dead at the scene. Authorities did not yet have any additional information.

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