UPDATE: Fargo man killed in crash identified

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Published: Jun. 7, 2022 at 8:49 AM CDT
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MAHNOMEN, Minn. (Valley News Live) - Authorities have released the name of the man killed in a crash in Mahnomen County, MN.

The Minnesota State Patrol identified 37-year-old Joshua James Kraft, of Fargo, as the victim.

Authorities say the crash happened around 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 7 at Hwy. 59 and Co. Rd. 6.

The crash report states a semi was heading northbound on Hwy. 59 when a vehicle, driven by Kraft, crossed into that lane and hit the left side of the Freightliner.

MSP says both drivers were not wearing a seatbelt. The semi driver was identified as 48-year-old Ryan David Kellen, of Norcross, MN. He’s expected to be okay.

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