St Croix County (WQOW) – Flooding in St. Croix County has become fatal.
According to Jeff Klatt of the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office, he tells News 18 that one person died in the flood.
Klatt says Gary Parent, 70, of Emerald, Wisconsin, was west on Highway E when he entered a flooded area and entered the ditch.
Her truck filled with water and was submerged.
He was rescued and taken to Western Wisconsin Health, where he was pronounced dead.
According to Klatt, United Fire and Rescue was already in the area rescuing several others who had cars submerged in water.
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