UPDATE, 9/4/2022, 5:14 p.m.: the North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified the deceased motorcycle driver as Dominic Cunahan from Zahl, and the Semi driver as Jarig Op De Hoek from Scobey, MT.



WILLIAMS COUNTY, N.D. (KXNET) — One person is dead after a crash between a motorcycle and a semi, Friday morning.

According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, an 18-year-old man from Zahl was driving a 2006 Honda motorcycle east on highway 50, near Zahl, when he struck the trailer of a semi as the semi was making a turn to go west.

The driver of the motorcycle was pronounced dead on scene. The driver of the semi, a 30-year-old man from Scobey, MT, was uninjured.

The names will be released pending notification of next of kin.

The crash remains under investigation by the North Dakota Highway Patrol.