COLUMBIA COUNTY, WI (WTAQ) - One person was killed Sunday night in an SUV that got rear-ended by a semi truck in southern Wisconsin.
It happened around 9:45 p.m. on Highway 51 north of DeForest.
Columbia County authorities said a northbound semi struck the oncoming SUV as it was turning left in front of the rig.
The fatal victim was a passenger in the SUV. Its driver was taken to a Madison hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The semi driver was not hurt.
The State Patrol continues to investigate.