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Published July 12, 2011, 09:22 AM

1 dead in fiery crash in northwestern North Dakota

WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — A fiery collision involving a semitrailer and a tanker truck in northwestern North Dakota's Williams County killed the driver of the truck.

WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — A fiery collision involving a semitrailer and a tanker truck in northwestern North Dakota's Williams County killed the driver of the truck.

The Highway Patrol says 35-year-old Paul Frost of Wagoner, Okla., died in the crash at the intersection of a county road and U.S. Highway 2 about 1 p.m. Monday. Authorities say Frost failed to yield. Both vehicles went into the ditch and caught fire.

The driver of the semi, 44-year-old Jon Chadwick of Rigby, Idaho, was taken to a Williston hospital with unspecified injuries.

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