A woman is dead after a crash in the Village of Dorchester last Friday morning. Faye A. Amo, 91, was turning her car left through an intersection when she was struck and died at the scene.
According to a post on the Marathon County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page, deputies responded to a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of State Highway 13 and County Road A in the Village of Dorchester.
The Marathon County Sheriff’s Department says Amo was turning left onto the northbound side of State Highway 13 through a green light when she was struck by a semi-tractor going south through the red light, which struck the driver’s side of Amo’s car, according to the sheriff’s office. The driver of the semi-truck appeared to be uninjured.
The investigation is ongoing.
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