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Police Seek Help Locating Runaway Waukesha Girl

Police Release Identity of Victim in Fatal Car Crash

Andrea Berger, 34, was from Pewaukee.

The 34-year-old woman who was killed in Monday morning’s car crash was Andrea Berger of Pewaukee, according to Capt. Ron Oremus.

The Waukesha Police Department not immediately releasing her identity until Tuesday as the department was informing Berger’s relatives.

Berger was ejected from her vehicle in the three-vehicle accident that occurred at 6:47 a.m. Monday on East North Street near Moreland Boulevard. She wasn’t wearing her seatbelt, according to authorities. Berger was not breathing on the scene and she was transported to Waukesha Memorial Hospital where she was pronounced dead.

Flight For Life was unable to respond due to the weather conditions.

Meanwhile, Berger last updated her Facebook status on Feb. 4 while mourning the loss of a close friend.

“Dealing with death is never easy, I have lost so many people in my life, and now one more,” Berger said on Feb. 4. “The thing I do to deal with death is try to think of all the good times and all the good things I can about that person.”

Tee Terry February 15, 2012 at 10:19 PM
That is just what I will do I will remember ur smile the 1 that would light up any room my prayers r with ur family @ this time and may ur soul R.I.P GONE BUT NEVER FORGOTTEN U WERE TOOK FROM US WAY TO SOON.....LOVE U ANDREA
Rachel H. February 16, 2012 at 01:34 AM
I used to work with Andrea...I always knew when she was around...that loud and funky laugh she had :) She was a sweetheart, and always knew when spring would come around. She would always talk about bringing her Harley out, and riding with her mother...RIP Andrea...you will be truely missed...Love u :)
Shana Wendt February 16, 2012 at 01:13 PM
For the last 15 years I have known Andrea, of those 15- I have NEVER seen her not smiling, or laughing (loudly). Andrea was the life of the party, even if there wasn't a party lol. She was so filled with joyful, contagious energy. Andrea, you are now with the One who loves you most. I pray for healing and wholeness for everyone who's life you have touched! Your friend always~ Shana
Cherrie Brooks February 16, 2012 at 03:54 PM
I remember riding with a group of friend, including Andrea, at the 100th Harley Anniversary. We had a great time and she was loving riding her new Sportster - I thought how cool is that, a young gal on a bike! Shortly after, I got my license and my own bike. She was a great gal, alot of fun and I pray that she is in heaven with her dad whom she adored and missed so much. RIP Andrea, God bless.
Sarah Millard (Editor) February 16, 2012 at 05:55 PM
Thank you everyone who has shared about Andrea. If you would like to talk to me about Andrea for an article, you can reach me at Sarah.Millard@patch.com or 262-664-1665. I'm so sorry for your loss and if we can be of any help, let me know.
Tanya February 16, 2012 at 11:40 PM
Andrea was my sister's best friend, and my good friend for almost 25 years. She was a good person and had a HUGE heart, she felt for everyone. We were all just together a few days before at my aunts funeral, which she took pretty hard. My sister and I haven't even had the time to process the death of our aunt, and this occurs. My heart breaks for her family, my sister, and all her other great friends. Life will certainly not be the same without her around. She was one of a kind! I can't even process the fact that I will never see her again, in this life. I pray she's at peace!
Robin Hauser February 17, 2012 at 12:46 AM
I had known Andrea ever since she was a little girl, when her mother and I were roommates and very good friends. It's been many years since I last saw her, as I now live in Arizona. She was the cutest little spit fire. When my parents would babysit her, once in a while, I will never forget how she just loved my mom's cooking and her little saying was "You sure are a good cooker". My heart goes out to Cindy and John, along with my prayers. Andrea will be greatly missed and we must remember what she stated on Facebook about remembering the good times and the joy she gave to all of us at one time or another, in our lives.
Vanessa Bozikowski February 17, 2012 at 01:30 AM
She was contagious and omg her laugh was awesome! I used to work with her and she always made me feel better. I didn't see her in a long time and recently bumped into her at the gas station getting something at her break from work. I told her I missed her and wanted to keep in touch with her, we swapped numbers and she told me she got a condo...I told her hey we should hang out again and I wanted to see her place. I told her it was nice to see her again and gave her a big ol hug like old times. We smiled at each other and we waved goodbye. I will miss all the times we have hung out and will remember the good times I had with her. I will miss her tons. Life is so crazy girl...look over me will ya. I am so glad the last thing I said was goodbye and seen her smile. Love you Andrea <3

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