GRAND FORKS -- A Pisek, N.D., man died after his vehicle ran off the road the morning of Friday, Dec. 20, about 2.5 miles south of Park River.

The man, 35, was driving his 2004 Cadillac Escalade at about 10:15 a.m. when the vehicle left the roadway and entered the ditch, driving into a field, according to a press release from the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The vehicle continued to travel southwest until it vaulted over a railroad embankment, causing the vehicle to overturn and come to a rest upside down.

The driver, who was not wearing a seat belt, died at the scene, the release said.The man's name has not been released pending notification of family. The crash remains under investigation.

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