1 dead, 2 injured after Monroe County car crash

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MONROE COUNTY, Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – One person has died and two are injured after authorities say a driver hit a semi-truck while trying to change lanes.

According to Wisconsin State Patrol, the incident happened around ten-thirty saturday night on highway I-90 in Monroe County.

Troopers say a pickup truck driver attempted changing lanes and collided with a semi-truck, causing the pickup to catch fire.

According to the report, a passenger of the pickup truck was killed in the crash. The driver and another passenger were able to escape and are expected to be ok.

The names of those involved have yet to be released.

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