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Head-on collision on US Highway 83 north of Bismarck kills 2 people and injures a third


BISMARCK, North Dakota — A head-on collision on U.S. Highway 83 killed two people from Underwood and injured a Bismarck man.

The Highway Patrol says a car driven by a 36-year-old Underwood man crossed the median and into oncoming traffic about 6 p.m. Tuesday. The car crashed into a Jeep about 6 miles north of Bismarck.

The man and a 29-year-old female passenger in the car died at the scene. Authorities did not immediately release their names.

The 38-year-old Bismarck man traveling alone in the Jeep was taken to a Bismarck hospital with undisclosed injuries.

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