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Travis Ploman now officially charged with murder


By Heather Sawaski

MARATHON COUNTY (WAOW) -- Travis Ploman, 39, of Kronenwetter has officially been charged in the deaths of his wife and daughter.

He'll be in court this afternoon, facing 2 felony counts of Homicide by Intoxicated Use of a Vehicle, one misdemeanor count of Operating Under the Influence and Causing Injury, and one misdemeanor count of Resisting Arrest.

According to the accident report, alcohol may have been a factor in the crash that killed his 40 year old wife Jennifer and their 12 year old daughter Erin. The couple's 9 year old son, Jordan, was also treated for injuries. He was released Monday.

The accident happened on Interstate 39 early Sunday morning.

Travis Ploman will make his initial court appearance at 4:00 this afternoon. Newsline 9 will have a crew there. Be sure to tune into Live at 5 for the very latest.

Online Reporter: Heather Sawaski

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