Two injured in Watford City crash

Two people were injured in a two vehicle crash a few miles south of Watford City on Thursday afternoon, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol.

A 54-year-old Watford City man driving a 2010 Ford Edge and a 6-year-old boy who was a passenger in a 2016 GMC Sierra were both injured. Both were taken to a local hospital. The 29-year-old Watford City woman who was driving the GMC Sierra and two other passengers in her vehicle, a 4-year-old boy and a 2-year-old girl, were not injured.

According to the Patrol, The Ford Edge was headed east on 23rd Street NW as the GMC Sierra driven by a 29-year-old Watford City woman was traveling south on 125th Avenue NW. The Ford Edge went through a stop sign at the intersection and struck the side of the Ford Sierra. Both the vehicles ended up in the ditch.

The accident is still under investigation.

No names were immediately released.


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