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49-year-old Milwaukee man dies in crash on I-41 in Menomonee Falls

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Posted at 8:07 PM, Jan 29, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-29 23:11:05-05

MENOMONEE FALLS — A fatal car crash led to major backups along I-41 in Menomonee Falls Friday evening, and police there conclude it started when the vehicle struck a median wall and rolled over onto its roof.

The Village of Menomonee Falls police said in a statement that authorities responded to a crash just before 7 p.m. on the interstate at County Line Road.

There they discovered that a single-vehicle driving south struck the median and rolled over.

The driver of that vehicle, a 49-year-old Milwaukee man, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation. Southbound lanes remained closed as of 10 p.m. Friday pending an on-scene investigation.

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