Berthold man dies following rollover crash in Mountrail County

Published: Jul. 12, 2021 at 2:58 PM CDT
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MOUNTRAIL COUNTY, N.D.- A 19-year-old Berthold man was killed when his SUV rolled in a ditch early Monday morning just south of Ross.

State Patrol said the victim was headed eastbound on 55th Street NW around 6:40 a.m., when he failed to negotiate a left turn, struck a signpost and overturned in a ditch.

The patrol said he was tossed from the vehicle and later pronounced dead at a hospital in Stanley.

Investigators said airbags deployed and the victim was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

The crash is under investigation by North Dakota Highway Patrol.

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