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Sgt. Preston Steele hooks a chain to a car as it balances on the edge of Cass County Highway 22 as water rushes over the gravel roadway Thursday southwest of Harwood. Assisting him in the operation is Spc. Jeremy Kasperson. The soldiers are with the 815th Engineer Company of the North Dakota Army National Guard of Edgeley. Dave Wallis / The Forum

Driver ignores barricades; car nearly swept away

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Cass County Sheriff Paul Laney said a Fargo man is lucky to be alive after he drove around barricades and got stranded on a flooded road Thursday near Harwood.


Authorities were called at 12:13 p.m. to Cass County 22, one mile west of Cass County 17.

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