UPDATE: 73 year old woman dies in crash near Prairie Du Chien

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UPDATE: A 73 year-old woman is dead after a head on collision near Praire Du Chien on US HWY 18.
Deputies say the 73 year old swerved in the east bound lane while crossing the Mississippe River hitting a car head on.
The driver of the second vehicle a 43 year-old woman from Praire Du Chien was airlifted to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. Another woman and two children suffered minor injuries in the crash.

No names have been released.


PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, Wis. (WEAU) -- One person died after a two-vehicle head on crash in Crawford County, near Prairie Du Chien.

The officials say the crash happened on US Highway-18 around 4:30 P.M. this afternoon. All lanes are blocked for all traffic.
No names have been released.