Crime & Safety
North Dakota Highway Patrol troopers responded to a multi-vehicle crash on Hwy 52
Sawyer, NORTH DAKOTA – According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, the crash occurred right before 8 a.m. Thursday morning.
It happened on Hwy 52, approximately one mile southeast of Sawyer.
North Dakota Highway Patrol troopers responded to a report of a multi-vehicle crash.
The crash involved four commercial motor vehicles and eight passenger vehicles.
Heavy fog at the time significantly reduced visibility, which led to the crash.
Only minor injuries were reported. A school bus and an Air Force bus, each carrying passengers, was in the vicinity at the time but was not involved in the crash.
The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office, Ward County Sheriff’s Office, and the Velva Ambulance also responded to the scene.
The crash remains under investigation by the North Dakota Highway Patrol.