5 people injured in multi-vehicle crash on HWY 16

Published On: Dec 28 2012 09:11:43 AM CST   Updated On: Dec 28 2012 09:11:34 AM CST
ONALASKA, Wis. -

Five people were injured in a multi-vehicle crash on State Highway 16 at County Road OS Friday morning.

Tri-State Ambulance transported two people to local hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries. Three people were treated and released on scene.

The crash, which happened at about 8:15 a.m., closed the westbound lanes of Highway 16 at County Road OS for about an hour due.

Westbound traffic was diverted onto County Road OS.

La Crosse County Dispatch Administrator Jay Loeffler says before noon on Friday, emergency crews responded to 15 traffic incidents due to the slippery conditions.