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Tomah man killed in crash; Passenger injured


LA GRANGE TOWNSHIP, Wisconsin (WXOW) - A Tomah man is killed and woman injured in a pickup truck crash late Saturday night north of Tomah.

The crash happened shortly before midnight near the intersection of Desoto Avenue and Ellsworth road.

According to the Monroe County Sheriff's Department, the pickup was headed west on Desoto Avenue when the driver lost control, went off the road, hit a power pole, then rolled on its side in a ditch.

The department didn't say who was driving at the time.

Both the 33-year-old man and 26-year-old woman were taken to Tomah Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead.  The woman was flown by medical helicopter to a Marshfield hospital.  Her condition wasn't released.

Names of the pair weren't released pending notification of family.


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