A woman has died in a 3 vehicle accident in Wausau yesterday morning.
Two vehicles, including the victim’s car were stopped at a red light at the intersection of Stewart Avenue and 17th Street. The 85 year old victim’s car was behind a cargo truck.
The third vehicle, an SUV, struck the car from behind; forcing it forward into the rear of the box truck. Officials described the SUV as traveling “at a high rate of speed.” The 52 year old driver of the SUV may have suffered a medical issue, he was transported to a hospital for treatment.
Officials have not identified any of those involved. They continue to investigate the crash.