MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Rushmore woman killed in accident
KENNETH, Minn. -- A Rushmore woman is dead after her pickup rear-ended a dump truck Monday afternoon near Kenneth in southwestern Minnesota.
The Rock County Sheriff's Office says there was a controlled burn in the area and smoke was crossing the roadway when 26-year-old Ashley Von Holtum hit the dump truck from behind. Von Holtum was extricated from her vehicle and airlifted to a Sioux Falls hospital where she died. The dump truck driver wasn't hurt.