Accident with Serious Injuries Benson Road and Westport Avenue

On June 6, 2017, the Sioux Falls Police Department, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue, Paramedics Plus Ambulance, and the South Dakota Highway Patrol responded to an injury accident with a person trapped at West Benson Road and North Westport Avenue at 2:28 p.m.

Responding units located four occupants injured in one vehicle, one classified as life threatening and the driver of the other vehicle was also injured. All persons were transported to local hospitals for treatments of their injuries. The accident is currently under investigation, and the south side of the intersection is closed. This affects northbound traffic on Westport Avenue from Russell Street