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Two drivers injured in crash near Stratford


Two drivers received minor injuries in a crash on Highway 153 east of Stratford.

Marathon County Sheriff's Lieutenant Dale Wisnewski says the call came in at 7:41am Monday. He says the driver of a car was eastbound on Highway 153 when she crossed the center line and hit an oncoming truck in the westbound side of the road.  The truck hit a mailbox and rolled over in the ditch.

According to the accident report, the driver of the car told police she thinks she fell asleep.  The driver of the truck said he tried to avoid the car but there was not enough time before the collision in the westbound lane.  

Both drivers were treated for minor injuries.

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