Multi-Vehicle Collision On Eau Claire's Northwest Side Blocks Traffic

Friday afternoon three vehicles, one a SUV and two trucks, collided at the intersection of Eau Claire County TT (Kane Road) and U.S. 12 resulting in injuries and a significant spill of an unknown chemical.

Westbound and eastbound traffic from the North Crossing and from I-94 was rerouted elswhere.

Eau Claire County deputies said initial witness accounts say the SUV went through a red light, but it was unclear how the other two trucks were involved. One truck was reported to be carrying farm chemicals, and that the spill was significant.

One of the injured was airlifted to Luther Hospital in Eau Claire and two others were taken by ambulance to Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire.