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Published June 06, 2011, 05:15 PM

2 Injured in Fatal Accident Near Thompson, ND, Released From Hospital

Two of the people injured in an accident near Thompson on Saturday have been treated and released from Altru Hospital in Grand Forks.

By: Rick Abbott, WDAZ

Two of the people injured in an accident near Thompson on Saturday have been treated and released from Altru Hospital in Grand Forks.

Dan and Deborah Beauchamp sustained injuries in the crash, but have both been released, according to a hospital nursing supervisor.

Patricia Griggs, 71, of Reynolds, ND, died in the accident, which happened at about 2 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of North Dakota Highway 15 and County Road 5 near Thompson.

The nursing supervisor could not immediately release details on four children also injured in the crash, but the Highway Patrol listed them as sustaining minor injuries according to an accident report.

Dan Beauchamp, 45, of Grand Forks, was driving the van that struck the driver's side door of Griggs' vehicle.

The crash is still under investigation by the Highway Patrol.

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