Pedestrian Struck, Killed in Trempealeau County

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

INDEPENDENCE, Wis. (AP) -- Police are investigating a fatal pedestrian crash in the Trempealeau County.

The victim was struck in Independence about 6 p.m. Wednesday.
Emergency responders performed CPR and the victim was taken to Tri-County Hospital in Whitehall where she died of her injuries.

Authorities say the driver of the vehicle that struck the victim was taken to the hospital for a blood alcohol test. But, police say alcohol does not appear to be a factor in the accident.


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