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79-year-old woman killed in motorcycle crash

The St. Croix County Sheriff

MGN Online

The St. Croix County Sheriff's Dept. said its had its 4th traffic death in 2014 over Memorial Day weekend.

Deputies said 79-year-old Charlene Kastens passed away at Regions Hospital following a motorcycle crash in the town of Erin Prairie near New Richmond. They responded to the crash at Hwy 63 and 180th Ave.

Deputies said 88-year-old Robert Kastens of Deer Park and passenger Charlene Kastens was at the intersection on their Honda trike when they went into a ditch. Both were taken to Regions Hospital.

Robert had non-life threatening injuries. Both were wearing helmets.


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