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Nine lives lost in tragic semi and van collision on Wisconsin highway

The crash details: Occurring in the morning, a van traveling northbound was struck by an eastbound semi on State Highway 95 at the intersection with County Highway J.

  • Authorities have revealed that the victims, tragically killed in the incident, were not local residents but were passing through the area.

The collision has resulted in the closure of the section of State Highway 95, impacting local traffic and diverting vehicles onto alternative routes.

Ongoing response: The Clark County Sheriff’s Office, along with the Wisconsin State Patrol, is investigating to determine the precise cause of the incident, which remains unclear at this stage.

In the face of such tragedy, the community, including those in the trucking industry, is reminded of the unforeseen dangers on the road, as reported by KSTP News.

Authorities are working diligently to handle the incident, ensuring safety for other travelers as they proceed with caution in the affected area.

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