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Westby woman killed in car wreck



Accident happened near Coon Valley early Sunday

The young woman killed in a La Crosse County crash this weekend is being identified as a Westby resident, 18-year-old Haley Fauske.

She reportedly was driving on Highway 14 near Coon Valley early Sunday morning when the car went out of control and flipped onto its side, eventually rolling onto its top.

Fauske was thrown from the car. She was declared dead at the scene.

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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