Three Vehicle Crash in Dickinson results in one death

Fargo, ND (Valley News Live) - One man is dead after a three-vehicle accident in Dickinson.

According to a release from the North Dakota Highway Patrol, the accident occurred on State Avenue.

Two vehicles, a 2001 Ford Escape, driven by 64 year old Shawn Flaherty and a 2011 Chevy Pickup, driven by 46 year old Matthew Biel, were travelling in the northbound lanes while 58 year old Sergio Ledezma was driving south in his 2014 Toyota Pickup.

According to the release, Ledezma crossed the center line and struck the rear end of Biel's pickup, then collided head-on with Flaherty's car.

Flaherty, from New England North Dakota, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Ledezma was transported to a hospital in Dickinson for injuries sustained during the crash while Biel was not injured.

The incident is under investigation by the NDHP.