Fatal Traffic Accident Closes Road


Wednesday, April 2nd 2008, 8:49 am
By: News On 6


One person is killed in an early Tuesday morning traffic accident.  The accident happened around 6:30 a.m. about a mile and a half east of U.S. Highway 169 on 46th Street North. 

Authorities say a man in his mid 60's was headed west in his mini-van when he went left of the center line.  The mini-van collided with Borg Steel container truck headed eastbound. 

The impact killed the van driver.  The name of the driver has not been released. 

The truck driver was not hurt.

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