Name of Cooperstown man released in Monday fatal accident near McVille50-year-old Ernest Grager of Cooperstown man died following a one vehicle accident near McVille Monday morning.
50-year-old Ernest Grager of Cooperstown man died following a one vehicle accident near McVille Monday morning.
A garbage truck travelling North on 109th Avenue NE lost control on the wet roadway, entering the east ditch and rolling over. Brager was ejected. The driver, 19-year-old J.J. Zaun, was transported to the McVille hospital where he was treated and released. Brager was prounounced dead at the scene. Neither Zaun nor Brager were wearing seat belts. The crash is under investigation by the North Dakota Highway Patrol.