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3rd death reported in Wis. weather-related crashes

By: AP Email
By: AP Email

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The number of traffic deaths has risen to three from Sunday's snowfall in southeastern Wisconsin.

Police say a 63-year-old Franklin man died from injuries suffered in a massive pileup on Highway 41/45.

Menomonee Falls police say another person involved in the crash suffered life-threatening injuries.

Sunday's crashes shut down the highway for about nine hours.

A woman was killed in a rollover crash on northbound Interstate 43 at Highway 100 in Milwaukee County, and a man was killed in a multiple-vehicle crash that closed eastbound/southbound I-94 in Racine County for about seven hours.

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (http://bit.ly/1bS8rp6) reports motorists were urged to approach the Monday morning commute with caution.

The National Weather Service forecasts snow for northern Wisconsin Monday night.


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