Williams County Fatal Crash
September 7, 2022
On Sept. 2 at approximately 10:13 p.m. CST on Hwy 50 mile marker 17, 10 miles east of Grenora there was a 2 vehicle crash involving a 2006 Honda motorcycle driven by Dominic Cunahan, Zahl, ND, and a 2013 Freightliner Semi, driven by Jarig Op De Hoek, Scobey, MT.
The motorcycle was traveling eastbound on Highway 50 near Zahl. The semi was turning left onto Highway 50 from 139th Ave NW. The motorcycle struck the trailer of the semi as the semi was making its turn to go westbound. Cunahan the driver of the motorcycle was pronounced deceased on scene. Hoek, the driver of the semi was uninjured.
At the time of the crash the road conditions were good and the weather was clear.
The agencies who responded to the crash were NDHP, Williams County Sheriff’s Office, Grenora Fire, and Grenora Ambulance.
The crash remains under investigation by the North Dakota Highway Patrol.