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UPDATE: car vs. semi crash in Lincoln Co.

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TOWN OF BRADLEY (WAOW)-- Lincoln County authorities say they received several calls of a car vs. semi crash at the intersection of USH 8 and CTH Y just after noon. The driver of the car had to be removed from the vehicle using the jaws of life.

Authorities say she was transported by Tomahawk Ambulance to Sacred Heart Hospital in Tomahawk, then flown to Wausau Aspirus Hospital by Med Evac helicopter.

Witnesses at the scene told police that the car struck the semi in the rear axle of the trailer.

Members of the Nokomis Fire Department, Tomahawk Fire Department, Wisconsin State Patrol and Oneida County Sheriff's Office all assisted on scene with traffic control.

Authorities say US Highway 8 had to be shut down for a short time until a lane could be opened up.

The crash is still under investigation.

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