Names of those in fatal Lincoln County crash released

Both drivers were taken by ambulance to a Sioux Falls hospital; Vicki Lingor, 60, of Harrisburg, died as a result of her injuries.


HARRISBURG, S.D. — Authorities have released the names of the two drivers involved in a Feb. 20 fatal crash northeast of Harrisburg.

Vicki Lingor, 60, of Harrisburg was killed in the crash, according to a Monday, Feb. 27, news release from the South Dakota Department of Public Safety. The other driver, Lori Gross, 52, of Harrisburg, suffered serious, non-life-threatening injuries.

According to the release: A 2022 Kia Seltos, driven by Lingor, was northbound on 476th Avenue. Lingor failed to stop for a stop sign at the intersection of 271st Street. The Kia collided with a 2019 Lexus ES 350, driven by Gross, which was westbound on 271st Street.

Both drivers were taken by ambulance to a Sioux Falls hospital.

Lingor's seat belt use is under investigation, according to the release. Gross was wearing a seatbelt.


South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.

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