BARRON COUNTY - A two-vehicle near Cumberland, WI, on Sunday has resulted in multiple injuries, according to a press release from the Barron County Sheriff’s Office.
On Sunday, August 28, 2022, at 11:03 a.m., the Barron County 911 Center received a call of a two-vehicle crash on Hwy P and 19th Ave just south of Cumberland.
Deputies from the Barron County Sheriff’s Department along with the Cumberland Ambulance, Cumberland Fire Department, Mayo Ambulance, and Life Link Helicopter responded to the scene.
Initial investigation shows a vehicle driven by a female failed to stop for the stop sign at 19th and P and struck a truck pulling a large camper. She was transported to Cumberland Hospital with unknown injuries.
There were four occupants in the truck. Two were treated and released at the scene with minor injuries. One was transported to Cumberland Hospital with unknown injuries and one was flown to an Eau Claire hospital with serious injuries.
Hwy P was closed for one hour and a single lane for two more hours. Special thanks to Rich’s Towing, Davis Auto for their help clearing the roadway, and S and R Towing for their assistance and cleaning up the scene with all their equipment.
-- Per Chris Fitzgerald, Barron County Sheriff