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1 killed, 9 injured in pileup

Posted on April 2, 2010 5:52 am under Car Accidents

A 40-year-old woman was killed Wednesday in a pileup near Wamsutter, Wis., when her vehicle was crushed between two large semi tractor-trailers, authorities said. Nine others were injured, police said. The accident consisted of seven distinct crashes involving 21 vehicles, authorities said. Police said this included 12 tractor-trailers, one school bus and eight smaller vehicles.

Seven of the injured people were treated and released, authorities said, but two remain hospitalized. One of the injured persons is a woman who got out of one of the crashed vehicles and was then hit by another vehicle, police said. Authorities are still investigating the accident.

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