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NEW INFORMATION: Two hurt in I-94 crash; stretch of freeway temporarily shut down

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -- A woman was flown to the hospital after a crash that prompted crews to shut down a stretch of I-94 west.

The crash happened just after 10 a.m. Tuesday on I-94 about a half-mile west of the U.S. Highway 10 exit. That's near Osseo. The Wisconsin State Patrol says Roy Gunn, 55, of Camp Douglas was driving a pickup truck was west on the freeway, when it slid on a slippery stretch and hit a guard rail. He went to the hospital with minor injuries. His wife, Sylvia Gunn, 51, of Camp Douglas, was riding in the truck. She was hurt when an airbag went off. Sylvia Gunn was flown to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Another passenger was not transported from the crash scene.

Troopers shut down a stretch of I-94 west near the crash for about a half-hour.
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EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) - The Wisconsin State Patrol says the lanes of I-94 west near the crash scene have been opened as of about 11 a.m. Tuesday.
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EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) --Crews have closed a stretch of I-94 west because of a traffic crash.

The Wisconsin State Patrol says the crash happened just after 10 a.m. Tuesday on I-94 west near U.S. Highway 10, which is the Osseo exit. The state patrol says traffic on I-94 west should get off the freeway on highway 10, take that west to U.S. Highway 53, and take that north to I-94. It expects the stretch of freeway to be closed for about two hours.

There's no immediate word on how many vehicles were involved in the crash or whether there were any injuries.


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