La Crosse Shooting



The investigation into the crash of boat Saturday on the Mississippi River near Brownsville is continuing.

Two people were killed and five others were injured when their boat struck a cement pilon in the river channel and overturned. The five injured persons were all taken to La Crosse hospitals.

A man from Mable and a woman from Spring Grove were killed. Three of the injured were also from Spring Grove.   

Meanwhile, La Crosse Police have yet to release new information regarding the fatal officer involved shooting Sunday evening.

A man was shot by officers after he carjacked a vehicle from a woman with the woman's one-year-old child inside. The vehicle was tracked down and the driver was killed. The two officers involved have been placed on administrative leave while the investigation continues.

The infant was not harmed.

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Locations : Brownsville
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