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Ten injured in semi-truck crash near Monticello

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Posted at 10:11 AM, Mar 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-08 11:33:15-05

MONTICELLO — Highway 69 was shut down Friday morning after a dangerous crash involving an SUV and semi-truck in which 10 people were injured.

According to our partners at WISC-TV, the crash happened at about 5:45 a.m. Friday on Highway 69 between Monticello and New Glarus.

An SUV was going north on Highway 69 when it slowed for a deer in the road, officials said. When the SUV slowed, a semi-truck rear-ended the SUV, forcing it into a ditch.

Ten people were taken to hospitals.

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