The Clark County Sheriff's Department says a third person has died from her injuries following an August 5 traffic accident.
According to a news release from the the Clark County Sheriff’s Department, a vehicle driven by Diane Mitchell crossed the centerline U.S. Highway 10 just after 5 p.m. And struck an oncoming vehicle. Mitchell died at the scene. Her passenger, Donna Tichey, also 69, of Black River Falls died on August 13.
The victims in the other vehicle, Ramona Griffith, 57, her passenger Catherine Ruetten, 90, both of Marshfield were also taken to a Marshfield hospital. Ruetten died of her injuries on August 10.
The accident happened near the intersection of Catlin Avenue and U.S. Highway 10 northeast of Neillsville.
This is the fifth traffic fatality in Clark County for 2012.
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