Just a bit after 2:30 on Thursday afternoon the Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a dump truck vs minivan crash, with injury, at the intersection of STH 27 and CTH MM in the town of Sigel just south of the Village of Cadott, WI.
A dump truck was traveling N/B on STH 27. A minivan was traveling southbound on STH 27 and attempted to turn onto CTH MM in front of the dump truck. The dump truck collided with the passenger side of the minivan. Both vehicles were ended up in the east ditch north of the intersection. The driver of the minivan was trapped in the vehicle and had to be extricated from the vehicle. The driver of the minivan was airlifted to an Eau Claire are hospital for serious injuries.
The Juvenile passenger in the minivan was pronounced deceased at the scene. The operator of the dump truck was uninjured. The crash is currently being investigated by the Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office
and Wisconsin State Patrol.