PRESCOTT, Wis. - Two children are dead and three other people injured in a collision between a truck and a vehicle in Pierce County Thursday.
Sheriff's officials say an 11-year-old girl passenger in the vehicle died at the scene of the crash, which happened about 3:40 p.m. on Highway 35 in Prescott.. A 5-year-old girl was rushed to the hospital where she was pronounced dead.
The driver of the vehicle, a 32-year-old Centuria woman, and a five-year-old girl were airlifted from the scene and flown to Regions Hospital in St. Paul. A 3-year-old boy was taken to Regions by ground ambulance. All three are recovering from their injuries.
Authorities say three people in the truck were not injured.