A fatal accident early this morning claimed the life of one North Dakota woman.
Police say a 2004 Hummer was heading east on Highway 23 when the driver attempted to pass another car by going into the westbound lane.
When the Hummer merged into the lane, it crashed head on with a 2000 Oldsmobile van driving west.
A passenger in the van died as a result of the collision and the driver of the van was injured and transported to McKenzie County Hospital.
The driver of the Hummer was not injured.
The accident remains under investigation.