Update: Crookston man killed in head on Grand Forks County crash identified

Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff
Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff

(Grand Forks County, ND) -- A Crookston man is dead after a head-on crash in Grand Forks County.

The crash happened Tuesday morning on County Road 7, about six miles east of Thompson.

The North Dakota Highway Patrol says 20-year-old Tyson Horton crossed the center line and crashed head-on into a pickup. Horton wasn't injured, but 42-year-old Thomas McWaters died at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation. Charges are pending against Horton.