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Associated Press, Published August 18 2012

Washington man accused of fatal hit-and-run crash near Watford City, ND

WATFORD CITY, N.D. — A Washington man is accused of a hit-and-run crash that killed one man and injured another near Watford City.

Twenty-two-year-old Hunter Rhodes of Otis Orchards, Wash., faces charges of manslaughter, reckless endangerment and leaving the scene of an accident.

Authorities say 26-year-old Bryan Charles Neal was pronounced dead at a McKenzie County hospital following the crash early Tuesday morning at a pipeline storage yard south of Watford City. Authorities say 26-year-old Jake Clarence Swartz was injured.