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2-vehicle crash temporarily closes US 2; four taken to hospital


June 15, 2019

Richard Jenkins/Daily Globe

HURLEY POLICE Department officer Josiah Hewitt directs traffic on U.S. 2 at Stateline Road in Kimball Friday after a head-on collision temporarily closed the highway.


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KIMBALL, Wis. - A two-vehicle crash temporarily closed U.S. 2 in Kimball Friday afternoon.

The two vehicles were involved in a head-on collision at around 2 p.m. Friday, Iron County Sheriff Paul Samardich told the Daily Globe, on the highway near Defer Road.

Four people were transported by Beacon Ambulance to Aspirus Ironwood Hospital as a result of the crash.

The highway had re-opened by 4 p.m.

The Iron County Sheriff's Department continues to investigate the cause of the crash, Samardich said.

The Hurley Police Department and the Kimball Volu...

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