SHAWANO, Wis (WSAU) A truck overturned on Highway 29 near Shawano yesterday. It spilled a load of soybean meal onto the roadway.
A police report say the driver suffered a medical emergency behind the wheel. The truck began to swerve off the roadway, and the driver over-corrected and then overturned in the eastbound lanes. Drugs or alcohol do not appear to be factors in the crash.
48-year-old Robert Bries of Crivitz is being treated for non-life-threatening injuries at Shawano Medical Center.
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A 37-year-old man was seriously injured when his car crashed into a tree in Farmington in Waupaca County. The crash happened around 1-30pm on Golke Road.
Samuel Wieck was trapped inside the vehicle and had to be extricated using the jaws of life. His condition is not known. The accident is under investigation.