Officials: 2 dead in fiery crash in Barnes County

VALLEY CITY (AP) – Officials in Barnes County say two people have died in a fiery crash involving two semi-trucks east of Litchville.

Barnes County Sheriff Randy McClaflin tells KOVC radio that the accident happened shortly after 9 a.m. Wednesday at the intersection of North Dakota highways 1 and 46.

Highway Patrol Captain Bryan Niewind says more details will be released later as the crash remains under investigation.