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Highway 22 open Hettinger-Adams county line after morning accident

NEW ENGLAND -- A semi truck driver was injured after an early Thursday morning rollover on Highway 22 near the Hettinger-Adams county line about 18 miles south of New England, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol.

Brian Pruiett, 34, was traveling north in a 2001 Western Star semi at about 5:40 a.m. when he ran off the roadway and entered the east ditch. The semi rolled and came to a rest blocking both lanes of Highway 22. The highway was closed for about six hours.

Pruiett was injured and was transported to West River Health Services in Hettinger.

The crash remains under investigation.