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Deer vs. car crash claims two young lives


GRANT COUNTY, WISCONSIN (KWWL) -- 24-year-old Adam Rotzoll and 14-year-old Bobbie Jo Presbroten, both of Hollandale, Wisconsin, died after Rotzoll's truck hit a deer Saturday morning just after midnight.

The Grant County Sheriff's Department said Rotzoll was driving eastbound on Highway 133 with Presbroten in the passenger seat.  He hit a deer and went across the left lane.  The truck went off an embankment toward the Wisconsin River and hit a tree.

Both were wearing seatbelts.  The county coroner's office pronounced the two dead at the scene of the accident.  The truck was totaled. 

Assisting emergency officials included Grant County Sheriff's Department, Mt. Hope Fire, Boscobel Fire, EMS and Police Departments.

Online Reporter:  Jamie Grey

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