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Hudson man killed in New Year's Day crash

Taylor J. Casey

A Hudson man was killed in an early morning crash on New Year's Day just south of New Richmond.

Taylor J. Casey, 19, was headed south on County Road A when he lost control of his vechicle, entered the east ditch and rolled over just south of West Richmond Way, according to a press release issued by the St. Croix County Sheriff's Office. Casey, who was not wearing a seat belt, was partially ejected from the vehicle, and a St. Croix County Medical Examiner pronounced him dead at the scene. Antonio L. Bloomquist, 19, of Hudson, was a passenger in the vehicle and was not injured, according to the release. 

Emergency workers from the New Richmond Police Department, New Richmond Fire & Rescue and New Richmond Area Ambulance Service also assisted at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation. 

Micheal Foley
Micheal Foley worked at RiverTown Multimedia from July 2013 to June 2015 as editor at the New Richmond News. 
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