Patrol Identifies One Victim of Barnes County Semi Collision
LITCHVILLE, ND - The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified Allen Tofsrud, 46, of Leeds, ND, as one of the two men killed in a semi-truck collision south of Valley City on Wednesday.
Tofsrud died around 9 a.m. in the collision at the intersection of N.D. Highway 1 and N.D. Highway 46, about 20 miles south of Valley City.
The patrol says that Tofsrud was driving a semi-truck east on Highway 46, failed to stop at the intersection and struck a northbound semi-truck on Highway 1. Both drivers were pronounced dead at the scene east of Litchville.
The name of the second driver has not been released.
The patrol is continuing its investigation of the incident.