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Al Edenloff, Alexandria Echo Press, Published February 20 2012

Second fatal crash reported near Alexandria

The most recent fatal crash happened at about 6:15 p.m. tonight, Monday, on County Road 82 near Townhall Road and involved two vehicles, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. A total of three victims were transported to the Douglas County Hospital and one fatality was confirmed.

Names are being withheld until families have been notified. The sheriff's office is continuing to investigate.

Other departments responding to the scene included the State Patrol, Alexandria Fire Department, Alexandria First Responders, Garfield Fire Department and North Ambulance.

The other fatal crash happened on Interstate 94 west of Alexandria at about 3:15 p.m. and claimed the lives of four people. See related story, "At least four dead in I-94 pileup near Alexandria."

Keep checking the Echo Press website for updates as more information is released.