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Four Vehicles Involved in Crash on Grand Avenue in Wausau

Three people were taken to the hospital after four vehicles were involved in an accident on Grand Avenue in front of NewsChannel 7 about 1:20 this afternoon.

According to police, a vehicle was turning into NewsChannel 7 when it was rear-ended by a vehicle which then swerved into oncoming traffic and hit a truck. Another vehicle then struck the vehicle turning into the Station.

3 people were taken to the hospital by ambulance, although the severity of their injuries is unknown. Another person involved also later went to the hospital with a back injury.

Two people have been cited in that crash, one for inattentive driving, and one for failure to wear a safety belt.

Southbound traffic on Grand Avenue was detoured while debris was removed from the road.


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