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85-year-old North Dakota man dies in crash with semi-trailer on US Highway 2 near Devils Lake


DEVILS LAKE, North Dakota — An 85-year-old North Dakota man is dead after he collided with a semi on U.S. Highway 2 near Devils Lake.

The North Dakota Highway Patrol says the man from Perth, North Dakota, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash Tuesday, about two miles west of Devils Lake. He was not immediately identified.

Authorities say the man was driving a Chevy pickup truck around 10:30 a.m. when it collided with the driver's side of the semi-trailer. The Highway Patrol says the man was not wearing a seatbelt.

The 63-year-old male driver of the semi was not injured. His trailer has moderate damage.

The Highway Patrol says the victim will be publicly identified after his family is notified about the incident.

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