Woman dies following crash on WIS 73 near Marshall


MARSHALL, Wis. — A 69-year-old woman is dead following a crash Wednesday morning near Marshall.

The crash happened on Highway 73 at Interstate 94 just before 10 a.m., according to a news release from the Wisconsin State Patrol Southwest Region DeForest Post.

Officials said the woman was heading westbound on I-94 and exited onto WIS 73. The vehicle turned northbound onto WIS 73 when it came into contact with a semi unit heading in the same direction.

Authorities said the woman was taken to UW Hospital, where she later died. Officials have not released the victim’s name at this time.

The semi driver did not suffer any injuries.

The Dane County Sheriff’s Office, Marshall Fire and EMS and Deer Grove EMS assisted at the scene.