LIDGERWOOD, N.D. — A 15-year-old motorist was killed in a rollover crash which took place at approximately 12:22 a.m., Saturday, May 8 in Lidgerwood.
The male driver was traveling westbound on Highway 11 four miles east of Lidgerwood in a 1992 Chevrolet pickup when the vehicle entered the north ditch. The driver overcorrected, crossed both lanes of traffic and entered the south ditch.
The vehicle overturned several times before coming to rest on its roof. The driver, who was wearing a seatbelt, sustained severe injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
In addition to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, the Richland County Sheriff's Office, Lidgerwood Ambulance, Lidgerwood Crash Rescue and ASI Breckenridge responded to the crash, which remains under investigation.
Lidgerwood is approximately 75 miles southwest of Fargo.