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Towner man killed in rollover accident

July 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

TOWNER — A Towner man was killed in a rollover accident Sunday morning on McHenry County Road 2533.
Wade Tiffany, 35, was driving about a mile north of Towner when his 2003 Chevrolet pickup went partially off the west shoulder of the road. Tiffany…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

OSHA safety blitz to look at ND construction

July 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

Engulfed by soil while working on a water line.
Fell 20 feet from a roof to a concrete floor.
Pulled into a sand-mixing machine.
The causes of workplace fatalities in North Dakota are gruesome, but they aren’t all related to the oilfield industr…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Highway 10, I-94 eastbound lane closed after semi rollover

May 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

Both Highway 10 and Interstate 94’s eastbound lanes are shut down between South Heart and Belfield because of a semi truck rollover, the North Dakota Highway Patrol said.

The accident happened near Interstate 94 milemaker 47, which is about fou…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Pickup crashes into unoccupied Dickinson residence

May 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

The driver of a Dodge pickup was injured Sunday night after violently crashing into the side of an unoccupied Dickinson residence.

Carter Heiser, who owns the property at 45 Ninth Ave. W, said no one is living there. The previous occupants had mo…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Williston woman killed in rollover

May 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

Keri Lee Thorson, 37, died after her vehicle rolled over near Williston, where she lived, last Thursday night, according to a North Dakota Highway Patrol report.

Thorson was driving her 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe southbound on County Road 9 and failed t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Oregon woman struck by truck, killed on Highway 85

May 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

ALEXANDER — Linda Southerland, 67, of Foster, Ore., died after a commercial truck struck her on Thursday morning, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol.

Gregory Kent, 44, of Dana Point, Calif., was driving a 2007 Peterbilt Conventional Tru…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Highway 85 closed in McKenzie County north of Alexander

May 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

The McKenzie County Sheriff’s Office and the North Dakota Highway Patrol is closing U.S. Highway 85 at milemarker 172 until further notice.

That milemarker is located in a rural area about 13 miles north of Alexander and about 10 miles south …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Diesel tanker truck overturns south of Wilton

April 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILTON — A tanker truck hauling diesel fuel overturned Thursday morning about 3 miles south of Wilton on Highway 83, injuring the 56-year-old driver.

Marlon Shaffer of Mandan was traveling north at about 7:25 a.m. when the tanker truck and trail…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Man charged after bonfire accident injures 5

April 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINOT — A man has been charged after a vehicle shock absorber was thrown onto a bonfire and exploded, injuring five people.
Some of the injuries are serious, a news release from the Ward County Sheriff’s Office said. Four people were still hospi…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Wyoming man drowns after canoe tips Saturday at Patterson Lake

April 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

A Lander, Wyo., man was killed Saturday morning when his canoe capsized on Patterson Lake.

Jeffrey Hieb, 42, was fishing with his 8-year-old daughter and 3-year-old son when the canoe tipped over. Two other boaters, Rhett Hall and his wife, Natali…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com