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Published June 21, 2013, 09:20 PM

A fiery crash in oil counrty has claimed the lives of 3 men

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV)-- A fiery crash in oil counrty, has claimed the lives of 3 men, including a Wahpeton man.

By: WDAY, WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV)-- A fiery crash in oil counrty, has claimed the lives of 3 men, including a Wahpeton man.

The State Patrol says the tanker trailer, carrying oil, was involved with 5 other vehicles.

The vehicles burned for about 5-hours at the crash site on U.S. Highway 2.

A 26-year-old pickup truck driver from Wahpeton, a 23-year-old male passenger in that truck, and a 41-year-old Minot man who was driving a second pickup truck were killed.

Their names are not released, pending positive identification.

3 other people were injured.

The patrol says heavy fog reduced visibility.

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