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Driver killed when SUV goes into river near Minto

MINTO, N.D.—A 30-year-old woman died in a one-vehicle crash when her SUV went into the Forest River near Minto.

According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, the woman, of Forest River, N.D., was traveling north in a 2014 Dodge Durango on 150th Avenue N.E. about 1 mile south of Minto at 7:40 Monday morning when she let the road and entered the west ditch. The vehicle went over the river bank, overturned and came to a rest partially submerged in the river.

The driver died at the scene. Her name is being withheld as authorities notify family.

The crash remains under investigation.

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