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Dec 02

Injury Accident

Posted on December 2, 2021 at 8:03 AM by Michelle Delaney

Reported: 11/28/2021 at 12:54AM
Location: Lake Hendricks
Driver: Kylie Roberts, 19 of Marshall, MN
Vehicle: 2013 Chevy Traverse, total loss

On the above date and time, the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office and Hendricks Ambulance responded to Lake Hendricks after driver had gone into the water. It was found Kylie Roberts, 19 of Marshall, MN had become disorientated driving in an area she was unfamiliar with and driven onto the lake from Sunset Pl. Once on the lake, the vehicle was able to drive onto the ice for approx. 100yards before falling through. The driver was then able to escape the vehicle and go to a residence nearby where they called for help. The vehicle is believed to be a total loss and was recovered from the lake the next day. Kylie was taken to the Hendricks Hospital by the Hendricks Ambulance for unknown injuries. Alcohol is believed to have been a factor in the incident. Charges are pending against the driver.

Scott Sebring
Assistant Sheriff
Brookings County Sheriff’s Office
315 7th Ave
Brookings, SD 57006
605-696-8300