Waunakee women charged with reckless homicide

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Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – A 41-year-old woman is charged with reckless homicide after a crash on October 3.

According to the criminal complaint. Carrie Herbst of Waunakee used the exit ramp at three bears lodge in Monroe County to get onto I-94.

Herbst drove the wrong way in the eastbound lanes for about a mile before hitting a car head-on, Starting a multi-vehicle crash.

Three people were seriously hurt, and a 29-year-old died.

Herbst was also hurt in the crash.

She faces multiple charges, including first-degree reckless homicide and homicide by intoxicated use of a vehicle.

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