The name of the woman who died in a traffic crash at the 3600 block of East Second Street Friday afternoon has been released by Superior Police. Leah Phillips, 29, of Solon Springs was killed when a semi tractor crossed the median and collided with her northbound passenger vehicle. Phillips, who was driving the passenger vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene. She is survived by her husband and three children.
The driver of the semi tractor was transported to a local hospital with undetermined medical issues. The crash remains under investigation by the Superior Police Department with the assistance of the Wisconsin State Patrol.