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One injured in Hwy 16 vehicle pileup


La Crosse, Wisconsin (WXOW) - The La Crosse Police Department says black ice caused a vehicle pileup on Highway 16, Friday morning.

It happened about 8:30 on the Medary overhead.

Police say a vehicle lost control on the ice which caused three other vehicles and a semi truck to crash.

Officials say one person had to be extricated from their car.

They were transported to the hospital with minor injures.  No other injures were reported.

The highway was shut down for more than an hour as crews cleaned up the scene and sanded the road.


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