The State Highway Patrol has identified 40-year-old Gino Begano of Makoti as the driver who was killed in a head-on collision yesterday morning
Begano was traveling south on a Mountrail County road, six miles north of Palermo, when he crossed into the northbound lane.
The northbound driver, 20-year-old Jacob mader of Palermo took action by driving to the right; however the vehicles collided head-on.
Mader suffered injuries and Begano died on scene.
The crash is still under investigation.