Rusk County (WQOW) – One person was killed and another injured in a head-on crash in Rusk County Tuesday morning.
According to the Wisconsin State Patrol, the crash happened at 7:52 a.m. on Highway 8 near Weyerhaeuser.
The State Patrol says a 28-year-old man from Bruce was west on Highway 8 when he lost control and hit a 64-year-old woman from Chetek head-on.
The man from Bruce was killed, and the woman was taken to the hospital for treatment. She is expected to be OK.
Icy conditions may have played a part in the crash, according to the State Patrol.