What: Single Vehicle fatality crash
Where: Highway 2 mile marker 73, 10 miles west of Ross
When: 5/9/2022 approximately 6:40 AM CDT
Road Conditions: Dry
Weather Conditions: Clear, Dawn
Crash Involvement: Single Vehicle
Type of Crash: Ran off road
Agencies Involved: NDHP, Mountrail County Sheriff’s Office, Tioga Ambulance, Tioga Fire
Vehicle No. 1: 2019 Chevrolet Silverado
Driver No. 1: James Locken, 70 years old, New Town, ND, Fatality
Restraints: In Use
NARRATIVE: A 2019 Chevy Silverado was traveling westbound on Highway 2 near mile
marker 73 when it ran off the road and into the north ditch. The pickup then struck a fence
before coming to rest. The driver of the pickup, James Locken, was transported via ambulance
to Tioga Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased.
The crash remains under investigation by the North Dakota Highway Patrol.