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Jun 22

Injury Accident - Update

Posted on June 22, 2022 at 8:20 AM by Michelle Delaney

Occurred: 6/14/2022 6:44PM Location: 468th Ave/199th St

Driver #1: Todd Goodfellow, 51, of Bruce, SD Vehicle #1: 2012 Ford F150, $17,000 damage

Driver: #2: Melissa Flitter, 31, of Bruce, SD Vehicle: #2: 2009 Yukon Denali, $11,000 damage

Passenger of Vehicle #2: Emil Misar, 85, of Volga, SD Passenger of Vehicle #2: Megan White, 22, of Harrisburg, SD

On the above date and time, the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office, South Dakota Highway Patrol, Bruce Fire Department and Brookings Ambulance responded to the above location for a head-on collision between two vehicles. It was found the two vehicles were approaching each other at the top of a hill, one vehicle failed to move to the side when cresting the hill and impacted the front of the other. One vehicle was traveling 35mph and the other was traveling 55mph prior to the collision. Melissa and Emil were transported to the Brookings Hospital by ambulance for unknown injuries. Both Todd and Megan were assisted by family. This incident remains under investigation by the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office. Charges are pending.

On 6/18/2022 the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office was contacted by the Minnehaha County Coroner’s Office and informed 85 year old Emil Misar of Volga, SD had passed away. Misar was being treated atSanford Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD prior to his death. The accident remains under investigation by the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office.

Scott Sebring
Assistant Sheriff
Brookings County Sheriff’s Office
315 7th Ave
Brookings, SD 57006
605-696-8300