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Woman killed in car crash

Published On: Aug 23 2013 08:54:48 PM CDT   Updated On: Aug 23 2013 09:02:14 PM CDT

A head on crash takes the life of a woman on Friday night.

The La Crosse County Sheriff says it happened on Highway 35 between Highway 53 and Hale Drive in Holmen around 4:30 p.m.

The woman driving the southbound SUV lost control, crossed a grass median, and hit a northbound vehicle head on.

The woman driving the north-bound vehicle was killed. She was alone in the car.

The sounth-bound driver was taken to Gundersen Health System with non-life threatening injuries, according to Sgt. Brian Wierzbicki with the La Crosse County Sheriff.

Alcohol was not likely a factor.

The state patrol is recreating the crash as the investigation continues. Names have not been released at this time.