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Wind catches trailer, flips SUV near Big Sandy


Courtesy photo/Jacqueline Bergren

Officers survey a vehicle rollover Thursday afternoon near Big Sandy.

Strong winds flipped a moving trailer, rolling the vehicle towing it, Thursday at 2 p.m. on U.S. Highway 87 south of Big Sandy.

The vehicle was headed north on U.S. Highway 87 pulling an empty utility trailer when west winds tipped it over onto its right side at mile marker 74. An information report from the Montana Highway Patrol said the vehicle then entered a counter-clockwise rotation and rolled three quarter times, coming to a rest on the driver's side.

The trailer was still attached to vehicle due to safety chains.

Jacqueline Bergren, who is originally from Havre but now lives in B...

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