Jul 14, 2016

Third Death Confirmed in Wisconsin Floods, Officials Say

White River, WI
USA
by
Associated Press
Part of Highway 63 north of Grand View, Wisconsin, was washed out by heavy rains Monday evening. Photo: ReadyWisconsin
Part of Highway 63 north of Grand View, Wisconsin, was washed out by heavy rains Monday evening. Photo: ReadyWisconsin

Authorities confirmed a third person has died in the flooding that swamped Wisconsin earlier this week.

An 82-year-old man, identified as Elmer Lippo, was found dead in a pickup truck early Thursday morning in the swollen Marengo River. Officials said the truck was discovered near a bridge in the town of White River