(5/18/13-Tony Hart) One person is dead this morning following a semi verses pedestrian crash in the Village of Hixton.
According to the Wisconsin State Patrol, it happened just after 4:00 Friday afternoon in the Parking Lot of the Hixton Travel Plaza, just off Highway 95. The State Patrol is currently investigating the accident. No other details are available at this time. The Jackson County Sheriff's Department, Merrillan Police Department, and Hixton First Responders and Fire Department assisted at the scene. The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of relatives.