Staging area

The Tomah High School parking lot was used as a staging area for med-flight transport to La Crosse.

Five people were seriously injured after a two-vehicle crash Friday morning near Clifton.

A trailer became detached from a vehicle traveling on Hwy. A near Jungle Road and struck another vehicle heading in the opposite direction, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.

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The injured people were taken to Tomah Memorial Hospital, and three helicopters were used to fly people to a La Crosse hospital.

The Tomah High School parking lot was used as a staging area. The parking lot was empty because classes were canceled for the Warrens Cranberry Festival.

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Tomah Journal editor

Steve Rundio is editor of the Tomah Journal. Contact him at 608-374-7785.

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Please go to and know that over 790 will die and over 30,000 will be injured in 2019 by these loose trailers—— why did the trailer detached?

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