Fatal car accident occurs in Monroe County

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WARRENS, Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – A Warrens teenager died yesterday following a car crash, according to the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department.

The two-vehicle crash occurred on Highway 21 in the Township of Byron just after 10 AM.

The departments’ initial investigation finds that a 2003 Honda Civic failed to stop at a stop sign. It was struck by a 2017 Kenworth straight truck.

The passenger in the Honda, a 16-year-old, died in the crash. Both drivers were evaluated for injuries and released.

Traffic was restricted on Highway 21 for about three and a half hours.

Due to the ongoing investigations, names and additional information are not being released at this time.

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