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Williston man dies in Saturday motorcycle crash

The incident happened about 3:32 p.m. Saturday about five miles west of Trenton on state Highway 1804.

Fatal Crash
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WILLISTON, N.D. — A Williston man died Saturday, Aug. 20, when the motorcycle he was riding crashed west of Trenton, North Dakota, according to a report released by the North Dakota Highway Patrol.

According to the report:

The incident happened about 3:32 p.m. Saturday about 5 miles west of Trenton on state Highway 1804.

The driver of the motorcycle, Lonnie Paul Brannin, lost control while passing and the motorcycle entered the north ditch and overturned. Brannin, who was not wearing a helmet, was ejected from the motorcycle.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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No other details were immediately available, and the crash remains under investigation.

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