Teen killed, others injured in McKenzie County identified

WATFORD CITY, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified those involved in a fatal crash this week near Watford City.

Fifteen-year-old Elizondo Joe died from injuries suffered when the SUV in which he was a passenger collided with a semi on Highway 23 near Watford City Monday. The SUV’s driver, 18-year-old Clinton Tsosie, and passengers 14-year-old Albertina Joe, 11-year-old Neveah Joe and 7-year-old Johnathan Joe were injured.

The patrol says the SUV rear-ended the semi as it slowed to make a turn. The semi driver wasn’t hurt.

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