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Towner woman killed in crash with semi

TOWNER — A Towner woman was killed in a car accident Tuesday afternoon near mile marker 195 on Highway 2, two miles east of the town.

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Alice Rosencrans, 83, was driving westbound when a semi driven by Harold Porch II, 54, rear-ended her vehicle, igniting a fire, according to a release.

Both the truck and Rosencrans’ PT Cruiser were engulfed in flames. Porch, Moore, Okla., escaped his vehicle uninjured.

Rosencrans did not make it out of her vehicle and died at the scene, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol.

It is unclear what caused the accident. The incident is under investigation.