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UPDATE: One person killed in crash in Shawano County

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SHAWANO COUNTY (WAOW) -- One person has been killed in a two-car crash in Shawano County.

It happened Friday at 2:20 p.m. near the intersection of State Highway 22 and County Road Y in the Town of Belle Plaine.

According to the Shawano County Sheriff's Department, a sedan traveling southbound crossed the centerline and hit a minivan traveling northbound.

The driver of the sedan was pronounced dead at the scene. Officers say that driver was not wearing a seatbelt. The name of the victim has not been released.

The driver of the minivan, Noreen Christianson, 52, of Shiocton, was taken to the hospital. Her condition is unknown.

The crash blocked all lanes in both directions on State Highway 22. Crews estimated it would take two hours to clear the scene.

 

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