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Fatal Accident

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An Arizona man was killed when his car swerved into the oncoming lane and hit a trailer last night.

The Highway Patrol reports 56-year-old Brand Patton died when his car hit a trailer being towed by an SUV on Highway 23 just east of Watford City.

Patton died at the scene of the crash.

Three people in the SUV were not injured.

The crash forced the closure of Highway 23 for about two-and-a-half hours overnight.

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