Vehicle crash near Medina leaves 1 man dead
Driver was traveling on Interstate 94 before entering the ditch, causing it to overturn
MEDINA, N.D. — A 61-year-old Jamestown man died from injuries suffered in a rollover crash Sunday, Dec. 20, on Interstate 94 outside Medina.
The driver was traveling west in a 2008 Chevrolet Silverado on I-94 near mile marker 231 when the pickup partially entered the median as a trailer the truck was pulling began to fishtail. The driver overcorrected and entered the north ditch, where the truck overturned, ejecting the driver from the vehicle. The man was taken by ambulance to Jamestown Regional Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
The crash is under investigation by the North Dakota Highway Patrol.
Scattered ice and wet conditions were present at the time of the crash, and the driver was not wearing a seat belt.