ARNEGARD, North Dakota — Authorities have released the name of a Williston man killed in a wreck on an icy Highway 85 between Williston and Watford City.
The North Dakota Highway Patrol says 35-year-old Franklin Mundo left Arnegard and was heading east Sunday evening when he lost control on the icy road due to rain, snow and blowing snow.
The car slid sideways into westbound traffic and was struck by an extended cab pickup struck heading west. Mundo was killed.
The pickup truck driver, Lyle Sasse, of Vancouver, Washington, suffered minor injuries but was not hospitalized.