Wrong-way crash kills 2, injures another on I-94

Officials are investigating a crash on I-94 near Deerfield, which killed two people and injured another Monday night.
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DEERFIELD, Wis. — Officials are investigating a crash on I-94 near Deerfield, which killed two people and injured another Monday night.

The state Department of Transportation said the crash happened at 7:15 p.m. Wisconsin State Patrol said a vehicle was going westbound in the eastbound lanes, and crashed into another car traveling eastbound. The wrong-way vehicle rolled over into the median. The driver of the wrong-way vehicle died on the way to the hospital.

The driver of the other vehicle died at the scene, and a passenger was treated for injuries. The extent of those injuries was not disclosed by State Patrol.

All eastbound lanes at the off ramp to Highway 73 were closed for nearly four hours because of the crash.