UPDATE: Victims identified in double-fatal Grand Forks crash

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Published: Oct. 10, 2022 at 5:59 PM CDT
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GRAND FORKS, N.D. (Valley News Live) - Two people were killed and another was injured in a crash, Monday, in Grand Forks.

Grand Forks Police say it happened near 27th Ave N and N 69th St, just before 4 PM.

Their preliminary investigation shows a van was heading East on 27th Ave N, crossing N 69th St, when it was struck by a truck heading North on 69th Street.

The driver of the van, a 1997 Dodge Grand Caravan, involved in the crash is identified as Steven Rowe, 69, of Grand Forks. The passenger of the van, Rowe’s wife, is identified as Constance Rowe, 69, of Grand Forks. The two were pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the truck, a 2011 Freightliner, is identified as James Richardson, 55, of East Grand Forks. He was transported to Altru Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries sustained due to the crash.

No charges have been forwarded at this time. This is still an active investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact GFPD at (701) 787-8000.