23-year-old killed in fatal 3-vehicle crash on I-39

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ROCK COUNTY, Wis. (WTVO) — A 23-year-old man from Milton, Wisconsin was killed Tuesday morning in a fatal crash on I-39 in Rock County.

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 driver of the Silverado was killed at the scene.

The 34-year-old driver of the Ford sustained minor injuries.

The name of the victim is behind withheld by police until his family has been notified.

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