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Victims involved in ATV accident identified

MERCER — The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified three individuals involved in a fatal ATV accident near Mercer.

Patrick Anderson of Bismarck was one of three riding the four-wheeler Sunday on a McLean County road when he was thrown from the cargo area. The driver, Carla Keller of Fargo, was traveling north in the ditch when the ATV hit an approach. The ATV was vaulted into the air and landed on its top in the ditch. Anderson, 49, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Keller and Erick Wagner of Pennsylvania, both 48, were transported to Sanford Health in Bismarck. The ATV was totaled.

The crash remains under investigation.