UPDATE: Sugar beet truck driver killed in crash identified

North Dakota Highway Patrol
North Dakota Highway Patrol(KFYR)
Published: Oct. 24, 2021 at 10:36 AM CDT
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FARGO, N.D. (Valley News Live) - UPDATE 10/27/21: The North Dakota Highway Patrol identified the driver as 73-year-old Robert Lutovsky, of Grand Forks.

ORIGINAL: North Dakota Highway Patrol along with five other agencies responded to a deadly crash close to Reynolds, ND. It involved a sugar beet truck that crashed into a ditch and caught fire leaving the driver dead.

Trail County Sheriff’s Office, Grand Forks Sheriff’s Office, Reynolds Fire and Rescue, West Trail EMS and an Altru Ambulance were at the scene of the accident.

According to the report, the driver of the 2007 International Harvester truck went off Eagle Ave. and struck an approach. The crash remains under Investigation by the Highway Patrol.

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