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Grand Forks Air Force Base serviceman killed during car crash

A 23-year-old Grand Forks Air Force Base serviceman was killed in a crash Monday night, a press release from the North Dakota Highway Patrol said. Shane Mclaren, 28, of Grand Forks was driving an empty sugar beet semi west on U.S. Highway 2 and m...

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A 23-year-old Grand Forks Air Force Base serviceman was killed in a crash Monday night, a press release from the North Dakota Highway Patrol said.

Shane Mclaren, 28, of Grand Forks was driving an empty sugar beet semi west on U.S. Highway 2 and moving onto the right shoulder when a red 2008 Ford pickup rear ended him at 8:51 p.m., according to the release.

Mclaren was not injured, but the pickup driver was killed at the scene, Highway Patrol reported. The crash took place about 5 miles west of Grand Forks and about a mile west of the Gateway Drive Walmart, according to the Patrol.

The name of the driver who was killed will be released once family is notified. The investigation is ongoing.

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