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UPDATE: One person dead after crash on Highway 12/18

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COTTAGE GROVE (WKOW) -- The Dane County Coroner's Office is releasing the name of the man killed in a crash on HWY 12/18 on November 3.

Police say 27-year-old Edward Jimenez Jr., of Stoughton, died after his vehicle went off the road and he was thrown from the car.

The case remains under investigation by the Cottage Grove Police and the Dane County Coroner's Office.

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COTTAGE GROVE (WKOW) -- One person died after a single-vehicle crash on Wednesday evening near Cottage Grove on Highway 12/18.

According to police, a 27-year-old man ran off the road and into a ditch. The man was thrown out of the vehicle. A passersby and paramedics tried to save the man but he died.

Speed is considered a factor in the crash. It is not known if the driver was wearing a seatbelt. The investigation continues.

Authorities have not yet released the man's identity.

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COTTAGE GROVE (WKOW) -- Deputies are responding to a rollover crash on Highway 12/18 near Nora Road.

The Dane County Communications Center says the call came in around 6:00 p.m. Wednesday night.

Med Flight responded to the scene.

Stay with 27 News and WKOW.com for the latest on this developing story.

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