Sheriff's Office: Two crashes in short succession on I-894 SB near Lincoln Avenue

MILWAUKEE -- Officials with the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office say a crash happened on I-894 SB near Lincoln Avenue around 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27th -- and shortly thereafter, there was a second crash in the same area.

The first crash involved a box truck that crashed when there was a merging issue in which the bumpers of two vehicles got caught together.

The far left lane was shut down as the vehicles were separated by officials.

The second crash involved two vehicles, and happened behind the initial crash.