Inforum is reporting the sad news coming out of Barnes County with the death of a Sanborn man after his vehicle went off the road into Hobart Lake Monday.

According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, 64-year-old Terry Swenson died as a result of his injuries when his vehicle went off the road and into the lake.

According to police reports, Swenson was driving on Barnes County Road 22 Monday morning and his vehicles veered off the highway and in the lake. The accident happened about 12 miles west of Valley City.

The Valley City dive team was dispatched to rescue Swenson.

He was transported to a local hospital where he died from his injuries.

The accident remains under investigation.


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