UPDATE: Man who dies in vehicle fire on I-94 identified

Published: Jun. 26, 2022 at 12:39 PM CDT
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NEAR BUFFALO, N.D. (Valley News Live) - A man has died following a vehicle fire on I-94 near Buffalo. The Cass County Sheriff’s Office has now identified him as 36-year-old Matthew Knight of Greenville, OH.

Shortly before 9 a.m. Sunday, emergency crews were called to the eastbound lane of the interstate, where they found the vehicle on fire. First responders pulled the man from the vehicle and began life-saving efforts. The man was pronounced dead on the scene.

Knight’s body was transported to the state medical examiner’s office in Grand Forks for an autopsy. The fire is still under investigation.

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