Two brothers are dead following two ATV crashes in Barnes County

FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live)-- Two brothers are dead following two separate ATV crashes in Barnes County Friday night.

Officials say the two men were riding on 27th St. SE around 7:30 p.m. near Eckelson when 43-year-old Kyle Foster lost control and rolled his ATV.

Brother, 47-year-old Jeremie Foster was ahead and began to retrace his path to find Kyle when he also lost control and rolled.

Kyle was pronounced dead at the scene. Jeremie died on the way to the hospital.

Officials say alcohol played a factor in both crashes.