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Cattle truck rolls in Benson County

OBERON, N.D.—A truck hauling 67 head of cattle overturned Tuesday morning on the Spirit Lake Reservation.

According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, Chad Tichota of Norfolk, Neb., was driving a 2003 Peterbilt tractor trailer south on U.S. Highway 281 from Rugby, N.D., when he entered the ditch at a curve and rolled the truck about 3 miles north of Oberon. No cattle were killed in the accident.

Tichota was not injured. Local ranchers helped transport the cattle to Devils Lake to be inspected for injuries.

Oberon is about 25 miles southwest of Devils Lake.

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