Dickinson man killed in collision Thursday

A man was killed in a two-vehicle accident near Dickinson Thursday morning.

The Highway Patrol states Kevin Lee Theurer II, 20, of Dickinson, was driving south on N.D. Highway 22 when his 2013 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD rear-ended the trailer of a southbound 2006 Peterbilt semi driven by Travis Paul Koapke, 23, of Huron, S.D. The accident happened three miles north of Dickinson at 10:45 a.m. MST.

Theurer, who was not wearing a seat belt, was transported to St. Joseph’s Hospital in Dickinson and then to St. Alexius Medical Center in Bismarck, where he died. Koapke, who was wearing a seat belt, was not injured.