Names Released of Victim in Fatal Accident Near Lakota, NDAn 81-year-old Lakota woman was killed in a two-vehicle accident Friday night.
By: WDAZ Staff, WDAZ
An 81-year-old Lakota woman was killed in a two-vehicle accident Friday night.
The North Dakota Highway Patrol says Ramona Rainsberry was driving southbound from Lakota when she stopped at the intersection of U.S. Highway 2.
She then pulled out into the path of another car, driven by 19-year-old Autum Thompson, of Westhope, N.D.
Thompson's car struck the car in the driver's door.
Rainsberry was pronounced dead at the scene.
Her passenger, an 80-year-old Davis Rainsberry, was transported by ambulance to Mercy Hospital in Devils Lake and then airlifted to a Fargo hospital.
The Highway Patrol says they were both wearing seatbelts.
Thompson and her passenger were taken to a hospital with injuries.
The crash remains under investigation by the North Dakota Highway Patrol.