MINERAL POINT (WKOW) — Two Mineral Level firefighters are lifeless after a crash close to mile marker 38 on U.S. Freeway 151 round midnight Thursday.
A launch from the Iowa County Sheriff’s workplace says a Mineral Level hearth truck responded to the scene of a crash on northbound U.S. 151 close to mile marker 38 with two firefighters on board. The truck was making an attempt to show into an emergency crossover when it was hit by a semi truck that was additionally driving north on U.S. 151.
Officers say the hearth truck caught on hearth after the crash and each firefighters died. The driving force of the semi was not injured.
As of seven:30 a.m. Thursday, crews had been nonetheless on the scene eradicating the automobiles concerned.
Names of the deceased and the semi driver might be launched at a later time.
A detour might be in place routing visitors onto enterprise 151 by way of Mineral Level.
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