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May
5

Three-vehicle crash on I-94 kills one

BISMARCK, N.D. – Update: According to highway patrol, a 49-year-old Bismarck man was driving a Chevrolet Silverado the wrong way when it was hit head on by a Ford F-150 transporting a man, woman and 3 children from Mclaughlin, SD.

The Ford spun and hit the back end of a semi before it rolled and came to an upright position in the median.

The occupants of the Ford were transported to St Alexius in Bismarck. The driver of the Chevy was pronounced dead on scene.

North Dakota Highway Patrol officers say one person is dead and five are hurt after a three vehicle crash east of Bismarck.

It happened just after 6:30 Wednesday evening.

The crash shut down eastbound traffic for about two-and-a-half hours.

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Apr
5

Des Moines police ID woman killed, man injured in three-vehicle crash

The Des Moines Police Department confirmed Tuesday the identities of a woman killed, and man injured in a three-vehicle crash in the metro. Des Moines police said 56-year-old Des Moines resident Charla Harker died Tuesday in a crash at SW 9th Street and McKinley Avenue.Her husband, 45-year-old Matthew Harker, remains hospitalized with “serious injuries.” The remaining two drivers were not injured.Police said the couple’s minivan appears to have entered the intersection of SW 9th and McKinley against a red light, causing them to be struck by two vehicles traveling north on SW 9th Street.According to police, the two vehicles were unable to stop and crashed into the passenger side of the Harkers’ minivan.Police said, “Failure to obey a traffic control device appears to be a contributing factor to this crash.The Des Moines Police Department said it has not ruled out impairment or distracted driving.The crash remains under investigation by the Des Moines Police Department Traffic Unit. No charges have been filed.

The Des Moines Police Department confirmed Tuesday the identities of a woman killed, and man injured in a three-vehicle crash in the metro.

Des Moines police said 56-year-old Des Moines resident Charla Harker died Tuesday in a crash at SW 9th Street and McKinley Avenue.

Her husband, 45-year-old Matthew Harker, remains hospitalized with “serious injuries.” The remaining two drivers were not injured.

Police said the couple’s minivan appears to have entered the intersection of SW 9th and McKinley against a red light, causing them to be struck by two vehicles traveling north on SW 9th Street.

According to police, the two vehicles were unable to stop and crashed into the passenger side of the Harkers’ minivan.

Police said, “Failure to obey a traffic control device appears to be a contributing factor to this crash.

The Des Moines Police Department said it has not ruled out impairment or distracted driving.

The crash remains under investigation by the Des Moines Police Department Traffic Unit. No charges have been filed.

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