BRANDON, S.D. (KELO-AM) – Authorities are investigating a two-vehicle crash on S.D. Highway 11 south of Brandon yesterday that injured five people.
Ryan Jordan Kohlmeyer, 20, Brandon, was driving a 2008 Chevrolet Cobalt south when the vehicle crossed into the northbound lane of travel. It was struck on the passenger side by a northbound 2004 Ford Expedition driven by Stacey Ann Williamson, 51, of Garretson, S.D. Both vehicles came to rest on the east shoulder of the highway.
Kohlmeyer and his wife, Nicole South, 20, suffered serious injuries and were taken to a Sioux Falls hospital. Their daughters, Peyton and Jordan, each 22 months, suffered critical injuries and were taken to a Sioux Falls hospital.
Williamson suffered minor injuries and was treated and released from a Sioux Falls hospital. She was not wearing a seatbelt.
All occupants in the Kohlmeyer vehicle were wearing seatbelts or were in child safety seats.