The La Crosse County Sheriff’s Department has released the name of the woman who died in a head-on crash on Highway HD north of Highway 53 in the Town of Onalaska on Friday.
Cheri Fraser, 53, of Holmen, was killed on impact. The crash happened at 4:25 p.m.
The sheriff’s department said Jeanette Bjorge, 57, of Holmen, was driving an SUV when she lost control of her vehicle, crossed the grass median and struck Fraser's northbound car head-on.
Bjorge was transported to Gundersen Health System with non-life-threatening injuries.
The sheriff’s department said alcohol was not likely a cause of the crash. The confirmation will be made through blood tests and further investigation. The Wisconsin State Patrol is reconstructing the crash.