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Park Rapids man dies in head-on crash in North Dakota

A 30-year-old Park Rapids man died after a head-on collision with a semi truck near Stanley, N.D. Tuesday.

According to the North Dakota State Patrol, Jason Burton's vehicle was "northbound on Highway 8 Tuesday afternoon when he tried to pass one semi truck and was hit, head-on, by another semi traveling in the opposite direction."

Funeral arrangements are pending with Jones Pearson in Park Rapids.

Burton was apparently living in Stanley and working in the Oil Patch.