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Parkston Woman Dies In Crash

PARKSTON, S.D. – A Parkston woman died in a one vehicle crash 16 miles east of Parkston on Sunday, Dec. 1.

Sherry Kay Baker, 33, was driving a 1991 Oldsmobile Cutlass westbound on S.D. Highway 44 and struck livestock that were on the highway. During the collision, a bull struck the hood and windshield of Baker’s vehicle. Because of the impact, Baker sustained fatal injuries.

The South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating. Hutchinson County Sheriff’s Office and Freeman Fire and Ambulance assisted.

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