Name released in Jackson Co. fatal crash

BLACK RIVER FALLS, Wis. (WKBT) - Authorities release the name of the person who died in a single car crash in Jackson County Friday.

The sheriff's department says the driver, 46-year-old Katina Russo of Black River Falls, was killed.

A passerby came upon a pick-up truck overturned in a field in the area of County Road X and Young Road in the Township of Albion.around 5:00 Friday morning.

Russo was thrown from the pick-up and died at the scene.

A passenger in the pick-up, 55-year-old Karyn Behling of Black River Falls, was taken to the hospital, but the extent of her injuries are unknown.

This story has been updated following an updated news release from the Jackson County Sheriff's Office with a correction of the deceased individual's name. It was previously released as Katina Russon and is now corrected to Katina Russo.


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