Two pedestrians hit in Rapid City crosswalks - KOTA Territory News

Two pedestrians hit in Rapid City crosswalks


Rapid City police responded to two pedestrians accidents Wednesday.

A 10-year-old boy was crossing the street heading to school at Valley View at Carl Avenue & Homestead, and was hit in the crosswalk.

The driver didn't see him.

The boy wasn't seriously hurt.

The driver, 36-year-old Kelli Gomez, was cited for a crosswalk violation.


A 60-year-old man was hit while crossing Kansas City Street in the crosswalk.

He was taken to the hospital with non life threatening injuries.

The driver, 47-year-old David Laughlin, said the sun was in his eyes and he didn't see the pedestrian as he was turning.

He was also cited for a crosswalk violation.

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