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2 men killed in Highway 85 accident north of Williston

WILLISTON, N.D. — The North Dakota Highway Patrol says two men have been killed in rollover accident about 25 miles north of Williston.

The patrol says the driver was heading south on Highway 85 about 8 a.m. Thursday when the car crossed the center line into the northbound lane. When the driver overcorrected, the car spun out, entered a ditch, overturned, and struck a utility pole.

Both the driver and passenger were ejected and killed. They are a 26-year-old man from Williston and a 25-year-old man from Roseburg, Oregon. Their names have not been released.

The accident remains under investigation.

In related news, Officials celebrate completion of Williston bypass.

This article was from The Associated Press and was legally licensed through the NewsCred publisher network.

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