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Crash Near The Iowa Border Sends One To The Hospital

Fri 11-25-2022

(Undated)- Yesterday at 4:48 pm, Jackson County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a report of a one vehicle rollover on CR 5 about 1 mile north of the Iowa border. Steven Bringhurst, age 80, from Box Elder, South Dakota was travelling southbound on CR 5 in a 2014 Volkswagen Passat. Bringhurst swerved to avoid a deer and entered the west ditch. The vehicle continued over a driveway to a residence and struck a John Deere tractor that was parked in the driveway. The Passat then rolled onto its roof. The Round Lake Rescue Squad and Worthington Ambulance responded to the scene. Bringhurst was transported to the Worthington Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Carol Bringhurst, also from Box Elder, SD, was a front seat passenger and was also transported by ambulance to the Worthington Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Both the Passat and tractor received heavy damage. Warmka Towing also assisted at the scene.