Coroner ID’s man killed in fatal Janesville I-39 crash


JANESVILLE, Wis. (WTVO) — 23-year-old Colin Lukas, from Milton, Wisconsin was killed Tuesday morning in a fatal crash on I-39 in Janesville, the Rock County Medical Examiner said Wednesday.

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation says the crash happened around 5 a.m. near mile marker 177.

Authorities say a semi truck was traveling southbound when it was struck from the rear by a Ford F350 pickup, which continued driving until it became disabled in the left lane.

The Ford was then struck from behind by a Chevy Silverado.

The crash blocked both southbound lanes of I-39 for 4 hours.

The medical examiner said Lukas died from injuries sustained in the crash.


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