Injury Crash Turns Fatal in Grand Forks


The Grand Forks Police Department responded to an injury traffic crash report on Saturday morning at approximately 3:05 a.m. at 600 High Plains Court in Grand Forks.

When authorities arrived on scene, they began CPR on one male, but the individual was pronounced dead on the scene. According to information from the police department, parties involved were working as a snow removal crew when the incident occurred.

The injury apparently happened when the victim slipped off the front of a skid steer, as the subject fell under the wheels of the vehicle.

The names of those involved are being withheld, pending family notification.

In addition to the Grand Forks Fire Department and Altru Ambulance, the Grand Forks Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Team, the Northeast UAS Regional Team, UND Police and detectives of the Grand Forks Police Department all responded.