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Butte man dies in water tanker crash


August 6, 2019

Havre Daily News/Ryan Berry

Firefighters from Havre Fire Department investigate a single-vehicle crash resulting in a fatality Monday on U.S. Highway 2 about five miles east of Havre.

Officials have released the name of a 68-year-old Butte man who died Monday as a result of injuries sustained in a single-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 2 east of Havre.

Hill County Sheriff and Coroner Jamie Ross said the driver of the vehicle was Rolin L. Nitschke.

Montana Highway Patrol said that the crash was reported on U.S. Highway 2 at mile marker 388, which is about five miles east of Havre on the east side of Pork Chop Hill, Monday at 11:17 a.m.

The 2005 Freightliner water truck with out-of-state plates was westbound on Highway 2 when the front passenger side tire blew out and the...

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