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Driver hurt in crash after wind causes distraction

By: WEAU 13 News Staff Email
By: WEAU 13 News Staff Email

TOWN OF OTTER CREEK, Wis. (WEAU) – Investigators say a woman who was injured in a crash got distracted when the wind blew papers around inside her SUV.

It happened around 3:45 p.m. Thursday on Barka Road near County Road R, which is south of Augusta. The woman was headed east on Barka when the crash happened.

The woman, who was alone in the SUV, was taken to the hospital.

The Mayo One helicopter responded, but did not pick up the woman.


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