TOWN OF RICHMOND, WI (WTAQ) - Two people killed in a freeway crash west of Shawano have been identified as 73-year-old Dennis Schmendt and 71-year-old Sally Schmendt, both of Marion.
Authorities said their pickup truck was going west on Highway 29 when it veered across a median and rolled onto an eastbound shoulder.
Dennis Schmendt, the driver, was ejected and died later. His passenger died at the scene.
The crash was reported around 8:15 a.m. Tuesday on the four-lane 29 near County Trunk MMM in the town of Richmond. It remains under investigation.
(Story courtesy of Wheeler News Service)