Several people were hospitalized Monday night after a car collided with a semi along Highway 29 in the Town of Richmond. A car with four people, driven by a 21-year-old Waunakee man tried to cross in front of an eastbound semi, according to the Shawano County Sheriff’s Office.
Numerous people had to be taken to the hospital with severe injured, after being ejected from the car. Alcohol may be a factor in the crash, according to investigators. The condition of the semi driver, a 33-year-old Wausau man is unknown at this time.
Several lanes of Highway 29 were impacted by the crash but reopened early Tuesday morning, according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation.