The Highway Patrol has released the names of the two men killed in a two-vehicle crash near Minot Tuesday.
Killed were Mariano Rodriguez, 61, of Surrey, and Trey Bennett, 26, of Bismarck.
The Patrol reports Bennett was driving a pickup and tried to pass another vehicle when he hit Rodriguez’s SUV head-on.
The accident happened just after 7:30 Tuesday night on 46th Avenue Northeast.
The two men were alone in their vehicles at the time of the crash.