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Four children, 66-year-old woman die in SD crash

RED SHIRT, S.D. -- Four children and a 66-year-old woman died when a van rolled into the ditch on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation over the weekend.

The FBI said a  preliminary investigation found the crash occurred when the driver lost control of a minivan about 10 miles south of Red Shirt in far southwest South Dakota on Saturday.  The van then rolled into a ditch.

The 19-year-old driver, Wallace Little,  survived the crash, along with three children ages 2 to 12.

The FBI identified the five who died as as Jeremy Little, 13; Mato Sires, 10; Winya Wastewin Decory, 4; Jenhae Swift Eagle, 10; and Wanda Sires, 66.

The FBI investigation is now looking into whether any criminal conduct was involved in the deadly crash.  

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