Forum staff reports, Published August 06 2012
64-year-old man dies in Grafton car crashGRAFTON, N.D. – The North Dakota Highway Patrol said a 64-year-old Grafton man died this morning in a single-vehicle crash in Walsh County.
The man was driving his 1996 Ford pick-up to work southbound on McHugh Avenue when his truck veered to the left into the opposite traffic lane.
The truck continued onto the east boulevard of the street before striking a tree and overturning, a patrol news release said.
State patrol said the man died at the scene of the accident.
The driver’s name is being withheld until his family is notified, the re-lease said.
The crash is under investigation by the North Dakota State Patrol.