Truck driver killed in McKenzie County rollover
A two-vehicle collision on N.D. Highway 23 in McKenzie County has claimed the life of the male driver of a 1989 Kenworth hauling a belly dump trailer.
According to a North Dakota Highway Patrol report, the driver of the second vehicle, a woman operating a 2013 Chevrolet pickup, was injured. The extent of her injuries is unknown. Neither driver was identified in the report.
The accident occurred at 9:56 a.m. Wednesday, north of Keene. According to the Highway Patrol, the pickup turned left in front of the northbound Kenworth which rolled to the driver’s side in the west ditch after striking the pickup. Part of the semi-trailer obstructed the roadway, causing closure for about three hours.