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Two dead after semi-truck accident in Jefferson County

JEFFERSON COUNTY (WKOW) -- Two people died after a crash in Jefferson County on Friday evening.

Authorities said a semi-truck was driving westbound on STH 18 when it lost control. A van was traveling in the opposite direction when it hit the semi-truck.

There were two passengers inside the van during the accident. They were pronounced dead at the scene. The semi-truck driver went to the hospital with minor injuries.

The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is still investigating the accident.


CAMBRIDGE (WKOW) -- A crash on Highway 18 near Cambridge has closed all lanes in both directions on Friday.

According to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, the crash happened around 8:25 p.m on Highway 18 at Hope Lake Road.

The estimated closure time is 2 hours.


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