WATFORD CITY, N.D. - The North Dakota Highway Patrol says a 59-year-old Montana man died Wednesday when another driver lost control on an icy road and collided with him head-on.
The patrol says that Robert Barke was headed eastbound on Bear Den Road, just west of Highway 22, around 6:30 p.m.
They say the westbound driver, 19-year-old Luis Saldana, entered the eastbound lane and the two trucks collided.
Barke died at the scene. Saldana suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
The crash remains under investigation.