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14-year-old ND girl on bike struck, killed by SUV

 

LISBON, N.D. – A 14-year-old Lisbon girl riding a bicycle was fatally struck by an SUV on Thursday, July 20, a half mile east of here, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol.

The SUV, a 2000 Pontiac Montana, was going uphill and navigating a curve on 68th Street Southeast, a gravel road, when it hit the girl about 8:50 a.m., the patrol said.

The girl was headed west, and the Pontiac was eastbound, the patrol said.

The girl, whose name was not released, died at the scene. The SUV driver, Dennis Reinke, 75, of Lisbon, was not hurt, the patrol said.

The crash is under investigation.

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