Tabor woman identified in fatal crash south of Freeman

FREEMAN, S.D. (Press Release) – A Tabor, S.D. woman has been identified as the person who died early Tuesday morning in a one-vehicle crash south of Freeman.

A 2011 Subaru Legacy was southbound on U.S. Highway 81 when the driver failed to negotiate a curve. The vehicle eventually went into the west ditch.

Brooklyn Zimmerman, 21, was the driver. She was not wearing a seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Exact time of the crash is not known. The crash was reported at 6:09 a.m.

South Dakota’s Highway Patrol continues to investigate the crash. All information is only preliminary at this point.

The Highway Patrol is part of the South Dakota Department of Public Safety.