Three people died and two more were injured in a crash yesterday morning in Marathon County.
According to the Wisconsin State Patrol, the two vehicle crash occurred on county Trunk K in the Town of Maine at just after 8:30am.
One of the vehicles was carrying 4 people. Three of them lost their lives, and a 4th was transferred to the hospital with injuries. The lone occupant of the other vehicle was also transferred for treatment of injuries sustained in the crash.
The names of the victims have not been released at this time. Slippery conditions on the snow covered road are believed to be a factor in the crash.
Multiple agencies assisted the State Patrol and the crash remains under investigation.