Names of victims involved in fatal Manvel crash released

MANVEL, N.D. (Valley News Live)- UPDATE:

We now know the names of the victims in the fatal crash that happened Wednesday night in Manvel.

North Dakota State Troopers say, Amanda Brantl, 40 and her son Atlas, 3 were killed after the car they were in left the roadway and went into the Turtle River.

There's also a GoFundMe set up to help pay for the family's funeral. Here's a link to that page,


Two people are dead including a 3-year-old, after the vehicle they were in left the roadway, overturned and went into the Turtle River.

The crash happened around 3:15 Wednesday afternoon on 17th Street NE about three miles south of Manvel. Troopers with the North Dakota High Patrol say a 40-year-old woman driving a Volkswagen was heading north on 17th Street when it left the roadway.

The driver and a 3-year-old in the car were taken to Altru Hospital where they died.

Names are being withheld pending notification of family. The crash remains under investigation by the Highway Patrol.