- 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