Park River Man Killed in Early Morning Crash on Highway 17

WALSH COUNTY, ND ( – A 60-year-old man from Park River, North Dakota, was killed in a Saturday morning accident at 5:00 a.m. The crash occurred west of Grafton, North Dakota, at the Hoople turn on Highway 17. According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, the driver of a Ford F-150 pickup was westbound and failed to negotiate the curve. The vehicle continued into the ditch and struck a tree in the north ditch, resulting in fatal injuries for the driver.

The crash remains under investigation by the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The identity of the deceased will be released at a later time.

I’m Casey Rivers reporting for

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