Semi, dump truck crash closes highway near Horicon

Semi, dump truck crash in Horicon on June 8, 2021. (Courtesy: Dodge County Sheriff's Office)

A crash involving a semitruck and a dump truck shut down State Highway 33 on Tuesday, June 8, the Dodge County Sheriff's Office said.

Officials said the crash happened between State Highway 26 and Horicon in the township of Oak Grove.

Preliminary investigation showed the dump truck, operated by a 67-year-old Campbellsport man, was stopped in the westbound lane for construction. The semi, driven by a 54-year-old Waupun man, hit the dump truck.

The 54-year-old was taken to the hospital with severe injuries. The driver of the dump truck was not injured.

State Highway 33 fully reopened around 3:50 p.m., according to the Wisconsin Department of Transporation; it had closed around 9:45 a.m.

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