A 26-year-old man from Kenmare is dead following a train-tractor collision in Ward County.
According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, the 26-year-old was mowing the ditches along Highway 52, south of Carpio.
He was mowing with a tractor when he crossed over the tracks on 209th Street NW.
NDHP says a witness on the scene said the driver backed over the railroad tracks and a train traveling north hit the side of the tractor.
The 26-year-old was pronounced dead on scene due to his injuries.
The crash remains under investigation.