Vehicle and semi-truck crash closes interstate lanes

Appleton, Wis. (WBAY) – According to the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office a driver of a vehicle lost control on the slippery roads and ran into the path of a semi-truck.

This happened along I-41 (southbound) around 9:30 a.m on Sunday when the semi-truck crashed with the vehicle and eventually hit a median wall and tipped over.

The driver of the vehicle suffered minor injuries according to authorities on the scene. There was also an infant in the car, but medical transport was not needed.

As of Sunday morning, officials worked to get the semi-truck back up, by reducing its weight.

Officials were on scene until about 2:10 p.m. Sunday.