Patrol identifies 2 men who died in crash near Makoti
Aug. 18, 2017
MAKOTI, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified two men who died when a pickup truck struck an approach and went airborne.
The patrol says 29-year-old Travis Gillen and 37-year-old David Rocha, both of Minot, died in the Thursday morning crash north of Makoti. They were both passengers.
The driver, 23-year-old Javier Solis-Morales, of Minot, and another passenger, 32-year-old Ernie Gant, of Surrey, were injured. Their conditions are not known.
Solis-Morales was the only one wearing a seatbelt. The three passengers were ejected from the vehicle.