Williams County Injury Crash
April 5, 2023
On April 3, 5:30 a.m. CT, there was a serious injury crash on ND HWY 1804 near MM 290.
A 2016 Volvo semi-tractor and trailer, driven by Amber Yarber, Carrollton, GA, loaded with frac sand was traveling eastbound on HWY 1804, near MM 290, the semi pulled into an approach on the north side attempting to turn around. The semi than backed across HWY 1804 to another approach on the south side.
As the semi was getting turned around onto the highway to go back west, the 2017 GMC Sierra pickup, driven by Kristofer Vonseggern, Logan, IA, traveling eastbound, struck the side of the semi-trailer. The driver and passenger, Gage Webb, Athens, GA, of the GMC Sierra were transported by Tioga Ambulance to Tioga Medical Center. The driver was later transported to Trinity, Minot, due to his serious injuries sustained in the crash. The passenger is being treated at Tioga Medical Center for his injuries. The female driver of the semi was not injured in the crash.
At the time of the crash the road conditions were clear and the weather conditions were foggy.
The agencies that responded to the crash were North Dakota Highway Patrol, Williams County Sheriff’s office, Tioga Ambulance service, and Ray Fire and Rescue.
This crash remains under investigation by the North Dakota Highway Patrol.