Long Prairie Truck Driver Facing Charges in Fatal Fargo Crash
SOUTH FARGO – A truck driver is facing charges in a fatal crash in South Fargo last summer that killed a motorcyclist.
Fifty-six year old James Toner of Long Prairie is facing manslaughter and aggravated reckless driving charges in the June crash.
Toner was making a wide turn when a motorcycle slammed into his rig. Twenty-nine year old Jason Viestenz of Fargo was killed. His 10-year old son, who was also on the bike, suffered minor injuries.
Toner is accused of making an improper right-hand turn across several lanes of traffic.
This story courtesy of KFGO in Fargo.