One hurt in head-on crash on Highway 54 in Waupaca County


WAUPACA COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) – The Waupaca County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a crash that closed part of State Highway 54 Friday morning.

At about 6:41 a.m., rescue crews responded to the crash just east of the Royalton Town Hall.

The Sheriff’s Office says a westbound semi lost control and crossed into the eastbound highway, hitting another vehicle head on.

The driver of the vehicle, a 26-year-old rural Waupaca woman, was treated at a local hospital for minor injuries. She was released.

The driver of the semi, a 44-year-old Shawano man, was not hurt.

The crash closed the highway for several hours.

No names were released.