LA CROSSE, Wis.- The La Crosse County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed the identification of the victim involved in the vehicle accident July 24th on Interstate 90 as that of 29-year-old Jason Songer from La Crescent MN. The accident is under investigation by the State Patrol.
TOWN OF CAMPBELL, Wis. – One person has died after a 6-vehicle crash on I-90 near La Crosse.
The Town of Campbell Fire Department responded to the scene at mile marker 2 just before 8 a.m. Thursday morning.
When crews arrived a fully-engulfed dump truck was on top of a Ford mustang. An SUV, a car, a commercial van, and a semi-truck were also involved in collisions.
The Wisconsin State Patrol says traffic was merging onto I-90 in a construction zone, and the dump truck could not slow down in time, rear-ending the Mustang causing a chain reaction.
Two victims were entrapped in separate vehicles.
The driver of the Mustang was fatally injured.
One female patient was taken to the hospital was life-threatening injuries. One male was hospitalized with non-life threatening injures.
The crash is under investigation.