2 crashes on I-43 in Sheboygan County; 4 injured

A portion of I-43 was temporarily shut down in Sheboygan County Thursday morning, Jan. 13 due to a crash. All lanes have since reopened.

The Sheboygan County Emergency Communications Center received several 911 calls just after 5:30 a.m. in reference to several vehicles involved in a crash on northbound I-43 near Rowe Road. 

When a deputy arrived, a second vehicle crash happened on southbound I-43 at mile marker 132. A vehicle struck a pickup truck from behind causing the truck to leave the roadway and roll over, causing minor injury.

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The trapped person was removed with minor injuries and transported for neck and back pain to the hospital. The ejected person was transported to the hospital with possible life-threatening injuries. The third victim was removed with minor injuries and taken to the hospital.  A fourth victim was also transported to the hospital for back and neck pain.

The crashes remain under investigation. 

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