UPDATE: Victim identified in fatal crash near Rugby
RUGBY, N.D. (Valley News Live) - One man is dead and two people are hurt following a rollover crash near Rugby.
The North Dakota Highway Patrol says it happened along U.S. Hwy. 2 on Thursday, Oct. 6 around 6:45 p.m.
The report says a 15-year-old boy from Rugby was crossing the highway when he hit an SUV. The SUV then spun into the ditched and rolled, according to authorities.
The man driving the SUV, 53-year-old Kevin Lyon of Belvidere, NJ, was thrown from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. His passenger, 50-year-old Michele Butcher of Walker, LA, was also ejected. She has serious injuries and was taken to Trinity Hospital.
The 15-year-old was taken to the hospital and then released. As of Friday evening, he has not been charged.
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