The North Dakota Highway Patrol investigated a traffic accident that occurred Friday at 12:04 a.m. that resulted in a fatality.
An adult male driving a 2003 Toyota Tacoma was traveling south on an unnamed Williams County road near Tioga. The driver failed to maintain control of the vehicle and it entered the east ditch, where the vehicle came to rest on its passenger side. The passenger, also an adult male, was injured in the crash.
Both men were transported to the Tioga Hospital. One man died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash. The other was transported to Trinity Hospital in Minot.