CHIPPEWA COUNTY -- Two people died following a crash in Chippewa County on Friday, September 7, 2018, according to a press release from the Chippewa County Sheriff's Department.
- Date: Friday September 7th 2018 At: 4:45pm
- Location: Town of Tilden CTH F .5 mile South of CTH S
(Press Release) -- The Chippewa County Sheriff's Department responded to a car vs cement truck accident at around 4:45pm today. The Traffic Accident Investigation at this time has determined that a Nissan, two door auto was south bound on CTH F, south of CTH S. Upon cresting a hill, the auto traveled left of center and struck a cement truck head on which was north bound on CTHF. The driver and passenger in the auto were killed as a result of the accident.
The Driver of the cement truck was not injured.
The names of the two deceased, along with the identity of the truck driver will be released, once notification is made of all family and friends.
The Traffic Investigation is being conducted by the Chippewa County Sheriff's Department, the Wisconsin State Patrol. Other agencies involved included the local Fire and EMS services.
Sheriff James L Kowalczyk