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Two Separate Accident on Same Stretch of Road Within One Hour

An elderly Illinois man was killed and four more people were injured in a trucking accident that occurred on I-43 in the town of Belgium on October 15th. The driver of the semitrailer was distracted and struck a car that was slowed down due to lane closures, and the truck then struck another car pushing it into a ditch. According to The Journal Sentinel, the victim was pronounced dead at the scene and his wife, a passenger in the vehicle, suffered serious personal injuries and was taken to a local hospital. Less than an hour after this fatal Ozaukee County trucking accident, another accident occurred very nearby injuring two more people.