Local

Man Arrested For Sioux Falls Accident Being Held On Bond

Man Arrested For Sioux Falls Accident Being Held On Bond

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The Sioux Falls man accused of driving drunk, crashing and killing a mother of six is being held jail on $500,000 bond.

Twenty-year-old Oscar Madrigal is charged with vehicular homicide, second offense driving while intoxicated, no driver’s license, failure to obey a traffic control device and an outstanding warrant.

Sioux Falls police say he ran a flashing red light early New Year’s Day in a Jeep and collided with a minivan.

Thirty-eight-year-old Tanya Sanchez of Sioux Falls was a passenger in the other vehicle and was killed.

Authorities say Madrigal last had a DWI charge in December 2011 and has also pleaded guilty to driving without a license four different times, as well as failing to stop at a stop sign.

It’s not clear if he has an attorney.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Sioux Falls Police Name Suspects In Shooting

shooting

The man who was shot is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

in Local

Sioux Falls Population Now Estimated At 170,000

Statistic

The city has been averaging a 3,000-person increase per year for more than a decade.

in Local

SD US Senate Delegation Votes In Favor Of Keystone XL Pipeline

capitol building

The president has said he will veto any Keystone legislation that comes to him.

in Local

South Dakota Company To Be Featured On CBS On Sunday

SD sign

Daktronics will be featured on CBS Sunday Morning.