An elderly couple from Lennox, who were involved in a collision on Sunday (April 23) were transferred to a Sioux Falls hospital and died the following day according to Public Information Officer Tony Mangan:

Delmar Kuper, 89, was driving a 2003 Chrysler Town and Country van southbound on 466th Avenue. The van stopped at the U.S. Highway 18 intersection and then proceeded into intersection where it collided with a 2002 Ford F150 picking going west on U.S. Highway 18.

Delmar Kuper and his wife Viola Kuper were married for 63 years, and formerly lived in Hull, Iowa.

The second driver,  Hunter Chalmers, 21, of Lake Andes was not injured.

All drivers and passengers were wearing seatbelts.

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