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.
ORIGINAL STORY: 9/2/2022:
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.