Forum Communications, Published October 15 2012
Huron teens die in crashALPENA, S.D. — Two Huron teenagers died Sunday in a one-vehicle
rollover accident on 92nd Avenue approximately one-quarter mile south
of 220th Street near Alpena, according to the state Department of
Emmanuel Martinez, 16, was driving a 2003 Cadillac CTS on 392nd Avenue
when he lost control of the vehicle while negotiating a curve around
3:55 p.m. The vehicle entered the east ditch, then slid across the
highway, rolled several times and came to rest in the west ditch.
Martinez died at the scene.
Passenger Marisol Corona, 16, also of Huron, was transported to the
Huron Regional Medical Center by ambulance and later transferred to
Sanford Health, in Sioux Falls, where she died of her injuries.
Neither teen was wearing a seat belt and both were ejected from the vehicle.