A seven-year old child is dead following a one-vehicle crash on Highway 25 south of Scotland on Friday. Kirstan Roubideaux was a passenger in a car driven by 28-year old Stephanie Kae Hamilton of Yankton. The vehicle left the roadway to the right, hit a field approach, and rolled. Kirstan Roubideaux and five-year old Colton Roubideaux were not wearing seat belts and were thrown from the vehicle. Kirstan died at the scene. Colton is hospitalized with life-threatening injuries. The South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating with assistance from the Bon Homme County Sheriff’s Office, Bon Homme County Fire Department, and Scotland Police Department.
He died in Sioux Falls under hospice care on Friday.
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