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Car Vs Pedestrian Collision Results In Serious Injuries To Woman

Fri 7-31-2020

(Rock Rapids)-- Serious injuries were reported in a car/pedestrian accident late Thursday afternoon in Rock Rapids.

The Lyon County Sheriff's Office says it happened in the 300 block of Story Street.

Authorities say 45-year-old Michael Dyer of Rock Rapids was backing a vehicle out of a driveway when he didn't see 57-year-old Charlotte Palmer of Rock Rapids, who was walking. The vehicle Dyer was driving collided with Palmer. Palmer was taken by ambulance to the Rock Rapids hospital and was transferred by air to Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls.