MANDAREE, N.D. — A Montana man has died in a head-on crash in western North Dakota.
The Highway Patrol says 59-year-old Robert Barke was driving a pickup truck southwest of Mandaree Wednesday about 6:30 p.m. when another pickup traveling in the opposite direction skidded on the icy road and struck Barke's vehicle head-on. The Dutton, Montana man died at the scene.
The driver of the other pickup, a 19-year-old Watford City man, suffered unknown injuries. The crash is under investigation.