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Iowan injured in fatal Wisconsin crash


A De Witt woman was injured Thursday in a crash that claimed the life of a Wisconsin woman.

The Grant County, Wisconsin Sheriff's Department says Marcella Leibfried, 76, of Lancaster, Wisconsin, was headed west on County Highway A when she failed to stop at the stop sign at the intersection with Highway 129.

Leibfried's SUV hit a truck driven by Timothy Govier, 22, of Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin.

Leibfried was pronounced dead at the scene.  Govier received minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital.

A passenger in the truck, Megan Goodall, 20, of De Witt, had severe injuries.  She was taken to a local hospital, but was later taken to the University of Wisconsin-Madison Hospital.  A condition update was not available.

The crash remains under investigation.

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