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Crash between semi, tractor in Fond du Lac County leaves two injured

Wisconsin State Patrol
Posted at 4:05 PM, Jan 10, 2024
and last updated 2024-01-10 17:05:59-05

FOND DU LAC COUNTY (NBC 26) — Two people are injured following a crash between a semi and a tractor in Fond du Lac County.

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation and State Patrol said in a news release the crash occurred at 9 a.m. Wednesday on Highway 23 west of Highway W near Mount Calvary.

Deputies said a 53-year-old man from Baraboo driving a semi collided with a 62-year-old man from Mount Calvary driving a John Deere tractor. The semi came to rest in a marshy area and the tractor stopped in a ditch north of the highway.

Authorities said the 62-year-old man was taken to a hospital in Neenah for life-threatening injuries. The 53-year-old man was taken to a Fond du Lac hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

The State Patrol is working on the investigation.