Crews responding to accident on south Highway 83 bypass

MINOT, N.D. - Rescue crews are responding to an accident Tuesday night on the south Highway 83 bypass, just east of the truck stop.

The call came in shortly after 9:20 Tuesday night of a report an accident.

Initial reports indicated that the car in question was on fire, but a later report indicated that the fire was out.

It’s unclear at this time how many cars are involved or if there are injuries.

Police are rerouting traffic, so drivers are advised to avoid the bypass.

This is a developing story and we will have more information as it becomes available.