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Tomah woman injured after car turns into semi

TOWNSHIP OF BYRON, Wis. (WXOW) – A Tomah woman is injured after she turned underneath a semi-trailer.

The crash happened around 1 a.m. Wednesday, in the Township of Byron.

The Monroe County Sheriff's office said Cora Stewart, 30, was attempting a right turn from State Highway 173 onto State Highway 21 but made the turn too wide and crossed the center-line striking an eastbound semi-tractor trailer.

Stewart's car became wedged under the front portion of the semi trailer. She was transported to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the semi, Brandon Maki, 25, from Madison was not injured.

The crash is under investigation by the Monroe County Sheriff's office.

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