The victim in Tuesday's fatal crash in Waukesha at the intersection of Bluemound and Springdale roads has been identified as 56-year-old Michael Marquette of Shawano, Wisconsin.

Lt. Kevin W. Rice said Marquette, who was the passenger in the car, died instantly, according to an investigation conducted by a Waukesha police accident reconstruction specialist.

According to Waukesha police, the crash involved a car and a pickup truck just after 5 p.m. March 1 on the city's northeast side.

Both vehicles had significant damage when police and fire department officials arrived to the scene. 

They found Marquette dead in the car. 

The driver of the car was transported by ambulance to Froedtert Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

No other information on the crash was provided by police. 

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