Fatal Crash in Bismarck Closes Portion of Main Avenue [UPDATED]
East Main Avenue is closed from Bismarck Expressway to North 52nd Avenune while police investigate a fatal accident according to a news release.
Just before 4pm, police responded to a crash on the 4000 block of East Main Avenue at the entrance of Buckstop Junction.
A motorcycle was headed East on Main Avenue when it collided with an SUV attempting to make a U-turn.
The motorcycle driver was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The victim was a 33 year old male but the name was not released pending notification of family.
The female driver of the SUV was uninjured. It was not immediately known if any traffic citations were issued or if any charges will be filed. The crash remains under investigation.
UPDATE 8/16 5:25PM Police have identified the victim in the crash as 33 year old Denver Glas of Linton. The driver of the SUV was 28 year old Darci Voldness of Jamestown. Voldness was arrested for possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.