UPDATE: Road cleared after 3-vehicle crash in Waupaca County
WAUPACA COUNTY (WAOW) -
A three-vehicle crash in the Town of Fremont closed the left lane of U.S. 10 eastbound for about an hour Tuesday morning.
According to a release from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, the accident occurred around 7:15 a.m. nearly STH 110 southbound. The accident was cleared around 8:30 a.m.
Authorities say all three vehicles were traveling eastbound. The crash occurred when one attempted to make a left turn and the car behind it was unable to stop in time. The front car was rear-ended, sending it into another vehicle in the right-hand lane. Both cars overturned.
According to a press release, only one person was taken to the hospital after the crash. Two others suffered minor injuries.
The Waupaca County Sheriff's Department was assisted at the scene by Wisconsin State Patrol, Fremont ambulance, Fremont Fire, Wyauwega Fire and the Waupaca County Highway Department.