The North Dakota Highway Patrol reports that a Lisbon, North Dakota man was taken to a Fargo hospital with serious injuries after a crash on I-29 Saturday evening.
The 2007 Chevy Silverado truck was northbound on the interstate, traveling from Watertown, South Dakota, to Lisbon, North Dakota, at 7:46 p.m. when the accident occurred.
The driver lost control on the icy roadway about six miles east of Hankinson, North Dakota, and the truck struck the overhead bridge support beam pillar for Exit 8 on I-29.
The 42-year-old driver was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries to his head, a release from the highway patrol states. His name has not been released.
The crash remains under investigation by the North Dakota Highway Patrol.
In addition to the highway patrol, Richland County Sheriff’s Office, Hankinson Ambulance, Hankinson Fire Department and Sanford Life Flight responded to the scene.