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Traffic blocked after semi truck jack knife near Mosinee

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TOWN OF BERGEN (WAOW) - One lane of traffic was blocked after a semi truck jack knifed near the Marathon-Portage county line.

The incident happened in the Town of Bergen south of County Road O.

A lieutenant with the Marathon County Sheriffs Department says a car stopped in front of the truck to make a U-turn.  He says the truck driver then put on its emergency breaks, causing the truck to jack knife.

The driver was sent to the hospital with minor injuries.

The lieutenant says the car fled the scene, and they have no information on what the car looks like.

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