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UPDATE: Victim of Trempealeau Co. crash identified

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UPDATE (WQOW) -- The Trempealeau County Sheriff's Department has identified the person killed after colliding with a semi early Friday morning. 

They said Brian K. Stankey, 60, from Trempealeau, died at the scene of the crash on Highway 93 in the Town of Arcadia.

Officials said a semi was driving south on Highway 93 a half mile south of County Road G shortly before 3 a.m. They said the semi pulled into the northbound lane to pass a vehicle when Stankey's car approached in the northbound lane. The semi and car then collided.

The Sheriff's Department also identified the semi driver as Aaron L. Lieder, 26, from Sparta, Wisconsin. They said he wasn't hurt in the crash. 


Posted: Friday, Sept. 15 9:25 a.m.

Town of Arcadia (WQOW) - One person was killed an early morning crash Friday. It happened shortly before 3 a.m.  

According to the Trempealeau County Sheriff's Department, a semi was driving south on Highway 93 a half mile south of County Road G in the Town of Arcadia. 

Officials say the semi pulled into the northbound lane to pass a vehicle when another car approached in the northbound lane. The semi and car then collided.

The sheriff's department says the driver of the car was pronounced dead on the scene. The driver of the semi and other vehicle were not hurt. 

The name of the person killed is not being released at this time.  

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