One Of The Deadliest Accidents In U.S. History Happened Right Here In South Dakota

For the most part, South Dakota is a very safe place to live that boasts low crime rates and friendly residents. However, some things are just out of our control and sometimes terrible tragedies still manage to occur, like this deadly accident that left the entire country shaking:

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To get an even more in-depth look at the crash, watch this short news segment from NBC News:

Sadly, the 1999 Learjet 35 Crash was not the only accident in South Dakota history, as evidenced by Most People Don’t Know About This South Dakota Nuclear Accident, And It Will Chill You To The Bone.