1 dead in SD plane crash

Officials work the scene of a plane crash Monday in rural Parkston. (Matt Gade / Republic)
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PARKSTON, S.D. — One person died in a plane crash Monday, July 27, northwest of Parkston, S.D.

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office confirmed the fatality. The crash occurred at about 11 a.m. near the intersection of 404th Avenue and 273rd Street, about a quarter-mile inside the Douglas County line.

Parkston Fire, Parkston Ambulance, Douglas County Emergency Management and Douglas County Sheriff's Office all responded to the scene. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) took over the investigation Monday afternoon.

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