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Man Found Dead in Burned Truck

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A man was found dead in the burned-out cab of a semi truck overnight.

Sheriff's deputies and Minot Rural firefighters responded to a call of a burning truck in the parking lot at Behm's Truck stop about midnight.

After extinguishing the fire, they discovered the body of a man in the sleeper area of the truck's cab.

Investigators say it appears the fire was accidental.

They are trying to confirm the identity of the victim, and say the truck's license plates were from out of state.

The man's body is being examined at the state medical examiner's office in Bismarck.

No one else was injured in the fire.

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