Operator of off-road utility vehicle killed in crash

Associated Press

A woman driving an off-road utility vehicle has died and a passenger has been injured in a crash east of Gwinner, according to the North Dakota State Patrol.

The patrol said the 47-year-old Lisbon woman was killed when the Polaris Ranger veered off a gravel road north of Highway 13 and entered a ditch filled with water.

The vehicle rolled over and landed upside down in the water, authorities said. The woman was pronounced dead. the 46-year-old male passenger suffered minor injuries.