NEW INFORMATION: 3rd child dies from crash in Prescott

By: Chris Verhyen Email
By: Chris Verhyen Email
A third child has died from the crash that already killed two children in Prescott on Thursday.


There were no injuries in Mendoza's car.

PRESCOTT, Wis. (WEAU) -- A third child has died after a crash in Pierce County Thursday.

5-year-old, Laynie, one of four kids taken to the hospital after the crash died from her injuries Saturday.

The Pierce County Sheriff's Department says the crash happened around 3:40 Thursday on Highway 35 near 468th Avenue in Prescott.

A car driven by 32-year-old Kari Milberg from Centuria, collided with a truck driven by 24-year-old Jose Mendoza of Illinois.

They say 5-year-old Clara, died at a River Falls hospital shortly after the crash, and 11-year-old Lydia died at the scene.

There were no injuries in Mendoza's car.

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