LA CROSSE, WI (WSAU) - One man is dead and another injured after a Friday afternoon crash on Interstate 90 near La Crosse. Wisconsin State Patrol investigators say one vehicle was either slowing down or stopping in the right lane of the eastbound freeway near milepost 7 when a second vehicle rear-ended it.
The 69-year-old man driving the lead vehicle was pronounced dead at Franciscan Skemp La Crosse Hospital. The 42-year-old man in the second car was taken to the same hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The crash remains under investigation by Wisconsin State Patrol. Names have not been released.