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Highway reopens after fatal crash



Trempealeau County (WQOW) - A highway in Trempealeau County has reopened after a fatal crash Wednesday. 

 According to authorities, a semi traveling on State Highway 54 near the Township Of Gale, lost control on a curve, flipped onto it's side and struck a motorcycle. The driver of the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the semi had minor injuries.

While authorities were investigating the highway was closed for seven hours before re-opening overnight. The accident is still under investigation. The name of the motorcyclist has not yet been released.


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