BARRON, Wis. (WEAU) -- One person is dead following a crash early Tuesday morning.
It happened around 4:30 a.m. on Highway 8, west of Barron.
Deputies say a van driving west on Highway 8 crossed the center line and hit a semi head-on. The driver of the van was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the semi was taken to the hospital with injuries that were not considered life-threatening.
Deputies say Highway 8 was closed for several hours for reconstruction and removal of the vehicles.
The crash remains under investigation.