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UPDATE Eight people involved in two-car crash

MARATHON (WAOW) - Eight people were involved in a two-car crash near Marathon Thursday that injured some of them, including one taken from the scene by helicopter, the Marathon County Sheriff's Department said.

Sheriff's officials say a passenger in one of the vehicles was seriously hurt and taken to St. Joesph's Hospital in Marshfield.

One of the vehicles veered into the other at the intersection of county Highways N and O, a deputy sheriff said.

The crash involved a car and a van. Each vehicle had four people, the deputy said.

Not everyone involved in the crash was hurt but all were taken to a hospital either with injuries or to be with those who were hurt, the deputy said.

No other details were immediately available.


MARATHON COUNTY (WAOW) -- Authorities are on the scene of a crash in Marathon County near the intersection of County Highways N and O.

No further details about what happened have been released.

Newsline 9 has a crew on the scene right now.

Stay with us for updates.

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