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Crash Kills Whitehall Man

  • Written by Brian B
  • Published in News

5-31-13

The Trempealeau County Sheriff's Department has released the name of the man killed in a crash near Ettrick.

71 year-old John Radke from Whitehall was killed on scene, and 41 year-old Jeffrey Radke was pulled from the car and taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.

It happened just before noon on Highway 53 near Ettrick. The sheriff says it appears the car was heading north on 53 when it crossed the center line, hitting the trailer of the semi in the opposite lane.

The driver of the semi was not hurt

 

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