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A westbound train hit the passenger side of a car going northbound at a railroad crossing near Highway 12 east of Baldwin. (Imagery © 2014 Google Map data © 2014 Google)

UPDATE: Woman identified in fatal Baldwin train crash

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UPDATE --One woman is dead after a train vs. pick-up truck crash east of Baldwin just before noon on Wednesday.*

Gloria H. Marske, 69, of Cumberland, was pronounced dead at Baldwin Area Medical Center after a pick-up truck she was riding in was struck by a train. Gloria's husband, Roy L. Marske, 69, of Cumberland, was driving the truck.


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Sarah Young
Sarah Young was appointed the editor of the Pierce County Herald in February 2015. She joined RiverTown Multimedia in October 2013 as a news reporter for the New Richmond News, where she covered community events, spot news and education in Hammond, Roberts, Somerset and St. Croix County Circuit Court. Previously she free-lanced for the River Falls Journal, Hudson Star-Observer, RiverTown special publications and the Superior Catholic Herald. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Spanish and French in 2001. She completed a minor in journalism in 2004. She lives in Prescott with her 2-year-old daughter Carolina.  
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