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River Falls Fire, EMS and Police were called to a two-car head-on collision at about 8:57 p.m. Tuesday, March 18.

Snowy night keeps emergency responders busy


Many area crashes were reported late Tuesday night , March 18, as heavy, wet snow fell until morning.

In River Falls, two cars were severely damaged in a head-on collision on the Hwy. 35/65 bypass over East Division Street just before 9 p.m.

Jenna Lavelle, 22 of Circle Pines Minn. was driving south on Hwy. 35/65, and Brian Wilson, 50 of Roberts, was heading north, when the two vehicles collided, according to Police Chief Roger Leque. 

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