Woman seriously injured after car catches fire after crash
NELSON COUNTY, N.D. (Valley News Live) - A 33-year-old woman is injured after she crashed her car and it caught on fire.
According to police, the woman, who is from McVille, N.D., was driving a 2005 GMC westbound on Highway 15.
At mile marker 76, approximately 3 miles east of Pekin, the vehicle left the roadway, entered the south ditch, rolled, came to rest on it’s wheels, and caught fire.
The driver was not wearing a seatbelt, which caused her to be ejected from the vehicle. She was transported from the scene by ambulance with serious injuries.
She was charged with a DUI.
The crash is currently under investigation by the North Dakota Highway Patrol.
Valley News Live will continue to bring updates as details become available.
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