A 77-year-old New Salem woman is dead following a single vehicle accident south of town.The highway patrol says the woman was traveling northbound on a county road two miles south of New Salem when she missed a curve in the road.
The vehicle struck an approach.
The woman was taken by ambulance to Sanford in Bismarck where she was pronounced dead.
The woman was wearing her seatbelt and an airbag deployed.
The accident happened at 1:35 Wednesday afternoon.
The accident remains under investigation.