8-year-old boy dies after crash near Galesburg, ND

Published: Jul. 13, 2017 at 8:22 AM CDT
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A child from Page, North Dakota has died after a car crash in Steele County.

The North Dakota Highway Patrol says that 8-year-old Braden Dahl passed away from injuries suffered in a crash near Galesburg, ND Tuesday morning.

The crash happened on Steele County Road 1.

Troopers say a pickup driven by Ryan Ust of Portland, ND failed to yield at an intersection and hit the passenger side of a car Braden was riding in.

Braden was taken by helicopter to Sanford Health in Fargo, he died Wednesday.

The driver of the car 37-year-old Bekka Dahl was also hurt and transported by Hope Ambulance.

Ust was taken to a hospital by a personal vehicle.

The crash remains under investigation, Troopers tell Valley News Live the case will be forwarded to the State's Attorney's Office for consideration of possible charges against Ust.

A Go Fund Me Page has been setup to raise money for the Dahl family. We've posted a link to it in this story.