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Authorities investigate what happened after pulling dead man from burning car

Incident shutdown I-94 near Buffalo Sunday morning

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BUFFALO, N.D. – The Cass County Sheriff's Department continues to investigate a car fire that left one man dead.

Deputies, along with multiple first responders, were dispatched to the eastbound lane on Interstate 94, near mile marker 313, just outside Buffalo for a vehicle that was on fire. Arriving deputies and the Buffalo Quick Response Unit, pulled the lone occupant from the vehicle. They immediately began life saving measures, but the male driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

Traffic flow has resumed in the eastbound lane of travel on I-94 after a brief shut down for Sanford AirMed.

Authorities continue to investigate the incident. No further information is being made available at this time.

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