NEW INFO: Victim of Semi and Bike Accident Dies

NEW INFO 9:30pm

Police say a 56-year-old Marshfield man is dead after an accident involving a bike and semi.

It happened at the intersection of E. Veterans Parkway and E. 8th St. just after 4 Tuesday afternoon.

The victim was taken by ambulance to St. Joseph's Hospital where he was pronounced dead. His name is being withheld until all his family is notified.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

Northbound lanes of the parkway were closed for several hours as the police and Wisconsin State Patrol started their investigation.

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Marshfield police say an adult male was injured in an accident involving a bike and a semi on Veterans Parkway or Highway 13 Tuesday afternoon.

The victim was taken to the hospital, but the severity of his injuries is unknown.

Officers tell us northbound traffic on the parkway is being diverted, probably until 7pm.

State troopers were also called to the scene after the accident .

Stayed tuned to www.wsaw.com and NewsChannel 7 for the latest information.


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