Montana man charged in double-fatal crash in North Dakota

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A Montana man is going by map of negligent assassinate costs in a smash within the western North Dakota oil patch that killed two other folks from Arizona.

Sixty-three-one year-broken-down Douglas Landis, of Dagmar, Montana, is charged within the Oct. 5 deaths of 28-one year-broken-down David Wilcox, of Tempe, Arizona, and 22-one year-broken-down Taylor Denny, of Phoenix.

Authorities insist the pickup truck they had been in and Landis’ semitrailer collided on a snowy mutter Motorway 23 reach New Town.

Landis faces two criminal counts that every carries a most sentence of 5 years in penal advanced. Court docket documents stop not checklist an attorney for him. He might per chance well enter pleas at a Feb. 28 hearing.

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