Collision Near Correctionville Claims Teen’s Life ; Another Teen Injured

One teen has died and another was injured after a crash near Correctionville.

According to the Woodbury County Sheriff’s Office, the crash happened at about 6:30pm Wednesday northeast of Correctionville in the area of Highway 31 and 145th Street. The accident reportedly involved two vehicles traveling south on the highway. A collision caused both vehicles to enter the ditch. One of the vehicles rolled multiple times, and the driver was ejected.

The driver of one vehicle, a 16-year-old male, was transported to the hospital with minor injuries. The driver of the other vehicle, a 17-year-old male that was ejected from his vehicle, was transported to a hospital as well and died from his injuries.

The accident is currently under investigation.



Imagene Galvin 91, of Aurelia

Funeral Services for Imagene Galvin 91, of Aurelia will be Wednesday, May 31, 2023 at 10:30 AM the First United Methodist