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Sheriff’s deputy killed in Wisconsin truck accident

A Milwaukee County sheriff’s deputy was killed in an auto accident that took place on I-43 on Tuesday.

According to police officials, the deputy was traveling in a sheriff’s pickup truck while on duty when he was involved in a crash with a flatbed truck.

The officer was seriously injured and was taken to Froedtert Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. The driver of the tow truck was not injured as a result of the accident. The southbound lanes of the roadway were closed until almost 4 p.m. while crews investigated.

Our thoughts are with the friends and family of the victim at this time.

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