MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A 38-year-old woman died Thursday evening in western Wisconsin after she tried to turn onto a highway intersection and was T-boned by a pickup truck.
The Polk County Sheriff’s Office says the crash happened around 5:20 p.m. on U.S. Highway 8 near Apple River Township.
Tori Isler, of Amery, Wisconsin, was stopped at the County Road H intersection when she tried to turn onto the highway’s westbound lanes.
Midway through the turn, she collided with a pickup truck, which slammed into the driver’s side of her Chevrolet Cavalier.
Isler died at the scene.
The pickup’s driver, 54-year-old Kevin Bunker of St. Croix falls, Wisconsin, suffered minor injuries.
The crash remains under investigation.