Two people have died in Milwaukee County interstate crash

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MILWAUKEE — Officials say two people have died in an interstate crash in Milwaukee County.

The multi-vehicle crash closed northbound lanes of Interstate 43 beginning at 2 a.m. Monday and backed up morning commuter traffic for hours.

The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office responded to the crash and said it was a double fatality. The Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office is investigating.