North Dakota Highway Patrol
Where: 1200 block of Main Street in Watford City, North Dakota
When: April 8th, 2023, at approximately 0650 PM SCT
Road Conditions: dry
Weather Conditions: Clear, Sunny
Crash Involvement: Vehicle vs Pedestrian
Agencies Involved: North Dakota Highway Patrol, Watford City Police Department, McKenzie County Sheriff’s Office, Watford City Fire Department, McKenzie County Ambulance, ND Bureau of Criminal Investigations.
Vehicle No. 1: 2012 Toyota Tundra
Driver No. 1: 19 year old, male, Watford City, ND – Uninjured
Pedestrian: 6 year old male
Hometown: Watford City, ND
NARRATIVE: The Toyota was traveling in a parking lot of an apartment complex. The Toyota came around a section of garages and struck the juvenile male that was riding his bicycle in the area. The juvenile male was pronounced deceased on scene.
The crash remains under investigation by the North Dakota Highway Patrol.