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updated 12:20 PM UTC, Mar 26, 2019

Winnebago County Identifies Victim Of 131-Vehicle Pileup As Oshkosh Teacher

  • Written by Wheeler
  • Published in News

The Winnebago County Sheriff's Office reports the person killed in Sunday's 131-vehicle pileup on Interstate 41 was a 30-year-old teacher. 

John Matz taught middle and high school science in the Iowa-Scandinavia School District.  Fox Valley authorities say it could take several days to clean up the road.  Seventy-one people were injured and most of the vehicles involved were totaled.  The accident happened near Neenah during whiteout conditions.

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