Crash in Willison kills woman, injures police officer
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — A crash in Williston involving a police sport utility vehicle and a passenger car killed the driver of the car and injured a police officer.
The Highway Patrol says the two vehicles collided at an intersection about 4 a.m. Tuesday. Details weren’t immediately released. The investigation is continuing.
The 29-year-old Willison woman driving the car died from her injuries. The 33-year-old male officer driving the SUV was taken to a hospital with unspecified injuries. Neither was immediately identified. There were no passengers in either vehicle.
The crash prompted the shutdown of U.S. Highway 2 in the area for about 5 ½ hours.