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UPDATE: Semi crash near Hatley blamed on wind

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State Patrol officials believe straight-line winds caused a semi crash in Marathon County.

Authorities say the semi-truck tipped onto its side on state Highway 29 east of Hatley.

Officials tell us the crash happened about 5 p.m. Thursday near Hilltop Road.

State Patrol says the trailer was just about empty, when the wind flipped it on its side.

Investigators say the semi driver was taken to the hospital with minor head injuries but has since been released.

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