ROTHSCHILD, Wis. (WSAU) - Monday morning’s heavy thunderstorm was a factor in a traffic crash in Rothschild. Police say a 19-year-old woman lost control and crashed into a guardrail on Highway 29 near Business 51.
The woman was taken to Aspirus Wausau Hospital for treatment. The woman’s name and the extent of her injuries has not been disclosed.
The crash happened in the eastbound lanes shortly after 7:00 a.m.
Along with the pain of her injuries, the woman’s purse will be a bit lighter, too. She was cited for driving too fast for conditions.