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A Crookston man is dead following a two-vehicle accident Tuesday morning approximately 6 miles east of Thompson, North Dakota.

According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, a 42 year old Thomas McWaters was killed when the westbound 1994 Ford F150 he was driving was struck by an eastbound 2016 Dodge Charger driven by 20-year-old Tyson Horton, of Fertile.

According to the Highway Patrol report, “the Dodge crossed the centerline and collided head on with the Ford” on Grand Forks County Road 7 approximately 4 miles east Grand Forks County Road 81. Road conditions were listed as “good” at the time of the accident, reported just before 8:30am.

The victim’s name has not been released pending notification of relatives.

The crash remains under investigation by the North Dakota Highway Patrol.