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Fatal accident blocks traffic on Hwy 29

by Team Coverage

MARATHON COUNTY (WAOW) -- The westbound lanes of highway 29 near Marathon City are closed after an early morning crash that has killed at least one person.

According to the Marathon County Sheriff's Department, three people were involved in the incident near CTH-S. A caller reported the accident at around 7:45 AM, Friday.

Newsline 9's Natalie Sparacio reports a medical helicopter was at the scene. Crews are working to reconstruct the accident. Traffic is being rerouted to CTH-S North to CTH-U West to CTH-H South back to Hwy 29.

Stay tuned to WAOW.com and Newsline 9 for the latest on this morning's accident.

Online Reporter: Kelsi Schindler

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