1 dead, 2 injured in Florence County accident
FLORENCE, WI— A Wisconsin teen was killed in a two-vehicle accident in the town of Florence Saturday.
It happened around 2 p.m. on US-2 near Westrin Road. An eastbound vehicle driven by an 18-year-old Spencer man crossed the centerline and hit a westbound vehicle head-on.
The teen was pronounced dead at the scene. Both people in the westbound vehicle—a Crystal Falls man and a man from Magnolia, Texas—were taken to Marshfield Medical Center-Dickinson. They’re reported to be in serious condition.
The crash remains under investigation by the Florence County Sheriff’s Office and Wisconsin State Patrol.