Two teenaged girls were killed in a one-car accident in southeast Ward County this weekend.
The Ward County Sheriff's Department reports the 16-year-old driver Julie Beaver of Ryder and her 18-year-old passenger Ciera Rounsiville of Minot died in the crash.
Officers say the two girls died when their vehicle failed to negotiate a curve, rolled several times and landed upside down in a slough.
The accident happened on a gravel road northwest of Benedict.
A passerby noticed the vehicle upside down in the water about 8:45 Saturday morning.
Neither the driver nor the passenger was wearing a seatbelt.
Minot Police say Zofia Kristal Pepple of New Town was struck by a pickup and killed about 6:25pm Sunday
A two-year-old child was killed by a hit-and-run driver in Minot Sunday evening.
They ask if you have any information about the incident that you contact them at 852-0111.
In addition, both had recently been released from state prison.