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Forum staff reports, Published October 17 2012

Patrol identifies Hector man who died in truck rollover near Gardner

GARDNER, N.D. – The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified a man who died in a trucking accident Tuesday near Gardner as 49-year-old George M. Grimm of Hector, Minn.

Grimm was traveling eastbound on Cass County 26 about four miles east of Gardner when the 1984 International truck drifted off the blacktop road into the south ditch, the patrol stated in a news release.

Grimm overcorrected and lost control, and the truck went back onto the road where it rolled and entered the south ditch a second time, the patrol stated in a news release.

Grimm was ejected and died at the scene, the release stated.