Semitrailer crashes, burns near Arvilla

Associated Press

ARVILLA, N.D. (AP) — Traffic on U.S. Highway 2 in northeast North Dakota had to be detoured early Friday when a semitrailer hauling frozen food crashed into a bridge guard rail, caught fire and burned on the roadway.

The Highway Patrol says the crash happened about 3:40 a.m., about a mile west of Arvilla. Traffic was detoured for about 3 ½ hours.

The 32-year-old driver from Minot was taken to a Grand Forks hospital with unspecified injuries. The semitrailer was destroyed.