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New Richmond woman injured in Barron County crash

A New Richmond woman was injured in a Barron County crash with a semi truck on Wesdnesday morning.

Ann Fernstrom, 51, of New Richmond, was trying to turn onto 23rd Street from U.S. Highway 8 near Cameron, Wis., at about 8:30 a.m., when she was rear-ended by the semi, according to a Wisconsin State Patrol press release. 

Fernstrom sustained non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to an Eau Claire hospital via helicopter. 

The truck belonged to UPS Ground Freight Inc., and was driven by Jeremy Hackbarth, 30, of Oneida, Wis.

The crash is under investigation.

Micheal Foley
Micheal Foley worked at RiverTown Multimedia from July 2013 to June 2015 as editor at the New Richmond News. 
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