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News: 3 injured in multi-vehicle wreck at Cedarburg intersection, 1 cited

by | Aug 1, 2023 | News

OZAUKEE COUNTY, WI — Three people were hurt, one seriously, Monday afternoon due to a multi-vehicle crash on Wisconsin State Highway 60 in Cedarburg, reports TMJ4.

The Ozaukee County Sheriff’s Office said the collision occurred at the intersection with Horns Corners Road at about 1:16 p.m.

An early investigation found that a 69-year-old Cedarburg woman was driving a Mazda when she stopped and waited to turn onto southbound Horns Corners Road. At one point, the Mazda was hit from the back by a Dodge Ram, and the impact sent the Mazda into eastbound traffic, causing it to be struck by a Hyundai.

First responders rushed the driver of the Mazda to a local hospital with serious injuries.

The driver of the Dodge Ram, a 39-year-old woman from Waukesha, sustained minor injuries. She was cited for “inattentive driving” following the crash.

The Hyundai driver, an 18-year-old woman from Cedarburg, also reported minor injuries.

Authorities had the highway shut down for nearly an hour during the emergency response and investigation.

No further information has been shared at this time.

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