Hettinger man killed in rollover crashHETTINGER, N.D. (AP) — A Hettinger man has been killed in a rollover crash east of the city.
HETTINGER, N.D. (AP) — A Hettinger man has been killed in a rollover crash east of the city.
The North Dakota Highway Patrol identified the victim as 41-year-old Michael Merwin.
The patrol says Merwin lost control of his pickup on ice- and snow-covered U.S. Highway 12 on Tuesday afternoon. The truck rolled and Merwin became trapped inside when snow came in a broken window.
Merwin was pronounced dead at the hospital.
The patrol says Merwin's passenger, Shane McClough of Hettinger, was treated at the hospital and released.