SUV goes off icy Eau Claire bridge; driver receives minor injuries

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -- A driver ended up with minor injuries when her SUV went off a bridge and landed on its roof.

It happened around 7 a.m. Thursday. Eau Claire police say the woman was driving the SUV west on Eddy Street. It was on a railroad bridge, when she lost control. The SUV hit the bridge railing, breaking through, and falling onto an embankment.

Investigators say the road was icy at the time. The driver was the only person in the SUV. Officers were not aware of how far the SUV fell.


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