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Three-car crash on Hwy. 61

Brad Williams



Nobody seriously injured 

A couple from Sparta was involved in a three-car crash in northeastern Minnesota on Monday. 

Gary Severson of Sparta swerved while trying to avoid a car ahead of him that stopped suddenly, when a third driver hit both of the other cars. 

The accident happened on Hwy. 61 in Cook County. The Minnesota State Patrol says one passenger had a minor injury, while the others were not hurt.  


A native of Prairie du Chien, Brad graduated from UW - La Crosse and has worked in radio news for more than 30 years, mostly in the La Crosse area. He regularly covers local courts and city and county government. Brad produces the features "Yesterday in La Crosse" and "What's Buried on Brad's Desk." He also writes the website "Triviazoids," which finds odd connections between events that happen on a certain date, and he writes and performs with the local comedy group Heart of La Crosse. Brad been featured on several national TV programs because of his memory skills.

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