Williams County Fatal Crash May 30
June 1, 2022
On May 30 at approximately 10:35 a.m. CST a 2003 Harley-Davidson driven by Brandon Burkemo, Williston, ND was traveling west on Williams County Road 6 towards the Love’s Travel Center. A 2018 Chevrolet Silverado driven by Earl Ray, Stanley, ND was facing north and turned left (west) onto County Road 6 from the travel center. The Harley-Davidson struck the rear of the Chevrolet Silverado. The driver of the Harley-Davidson was transported to CHI-St. Alexius Hospital, Williston where he was pronounced deceased. The driver of the Chevrolet Silverado was uninjured.
The name of the deceased will be released pending notification of family.
The weather at the time of the crash was cloudy with light rain and road conditions were wet. The agencies that responded to the crash was the North Dakota Highway Patrol, Williston Police Department, Williams County Sheriff’s Office and Williston Fire and EMS.
The crash remains under investigation by the NDHP.