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UPDATED: Fatal Single Car Accident, Driver Faces DUI Charges - Valley News Live - KVLY/KXJB - Fargo/Grand Forks

UPDATED: Fatal Single Car Accident, Driver Faces DUI Charges

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The crash happened early Saturday morning in Lamoure county, about  1.5 miles southwest of Marion, ND.

43 year-old Angela Haakenson from Marion, ND, was driving westbound when she lost control of her 2004 Chevy truck.  The roads were covered with light snow.  The vehicle rolled over into the south ditch of rural 56th St. 

40 year-old Merl Haakenson, also from Marion, ND, was partially ejected from the vehicle and died from his injuries. The driver was taken to Jamestown Hospital to be treated for non life threatening injuries.  Neither were wearing a seatbelt during the crash.

The driver faces charges of DUI. 

 

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