ACCIDENT NEAR BLACK RIVER FALLS KILLS 2
Tuesday, August 12th, 2008 -- 11:42 am
Posted by Riley Hebert-News Director
A man and young boy were killed Monday after a two-vehicle crash near Black River Falls on I-94.
Howard M. Fenske, 72, and his passenger, Blake Fenske, 8, both of Coloma, died in the accident.
Another passenger, Maekaela Fenske, 9, was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
A vehicle driven by Phyllis Nicholson, 51, of Deleware crossed the median striking Fenske's vehicle, which was traveling westbound, authorities say.
Nicholson sustained life-threatening injuries and was transported to an Eau Claire hospital. Another passenger in the Nicholson vehicles suffered minor injuries.