UPDATE: Victim's identity released after SUV collides with dump truck in Racine County

Updated: 1;44 p.m. on June 1, 2018

RACINE COUNTY, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Authorities have identified the victim as 50-year-old William Rachel of Burlington. 

The crash remains under investigation.


Posted: 4:36 p.m. on May 31, 2018

RACINE COUNTY, Wis. (CBS 58) -- On Thursday, May 31 just after noon the Racine County Sheriff's Office was sent to a two-vehicle crash on County Highway P between State Highway 36/11 and Yahnke Road in Burlington with fatalities.

The crash happened between a Ford Expedition SUV and a dump truck. The investigation showed that the SUV was driving south on Highway P when it crossed the center line. The dump truck driving north tried to avoid the SUV but the two collided.

The driver of the SUV was a Racine County man in his 50s that was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the dump truck was taken to the hospital for minor injuries and released.

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