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Victim from Tuesday's SUV, Tanker Crash Dies from Injuries Submitted: 05/19/2013
Boulder Junction - The New Auburn woman hospitalized from a crash earlier this week has died from her injuries. It happened around 1 o'clock Tuesday on Hwy 51 at County Highway H in Manitowish Waters. Fifty five-year-old Patty Hanson crashed her SUV into a gas tanker. The SUV flipped upside down in a marshy roadside ditch. The semi truck driver was treated at the hospital and released shortly after. He told sheriff's deputies he was hauling 5-thousand gallons of gasoline. The Vilas County Sheriff's and Coroner's Offices and the State Patrol are still investigating.

Written By: Lyndsey Stemm

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