UPDATE: One person seriously injured in Marathon County crash - WAOW - Newsline 9, Wausau News, Weather, Sports

UPDATE: One person seriously injured in Marathon County crash


The Marathon County Sheriff's Department says one person was seriously injured in a crash at the intersection of Highways N and J near Ringle.

The sheriff's office tells Newsline 9 the crash involved a semi and a van.

A dispatcher for the sheriff's department says the preliminary information he has on the crash notes 6 people in the van were sent to the hospital. He believes one of those was seriously hurt and the extent of the other injuries is unknown.

Emergency crews from the Marathon County Sheriff's Department, the Everest Metro Police Department, and the Weston Fire Department responded.

Traffic was re-routed for about an hour as investigators worked to recreate the accident scene and determine the cause.

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