BLACK RIVER FALLS, Wis. (AP) — Four small children and one woman were sent to the hospital with injuries after a car hit a horse and buggy in Wisconsin’s Jackson County.
According to Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, both the buggy and vehicle were traveling in the same direction when the vehicle hit the buggy from the rear. This happened on US Highway 10 near McGower Road in the Town of Cleveland. Hwy 10 was shut down for about two hours following the crash.
Police reported the buggy had one adult female and four small children while the vehicle had one driver. All five in the buggy were transported to area hospitals for treatment.
The injured children and women were in the buggy. The severity of their injuries has not been released.
The incident is still under investigation by the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office with no names being released at this time.