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Multiple injuries after Amish buggy crash near Junction City

7 people were inside the buggy at the time of the crash, according to the Portage County...
7 people were inside the buggy at the time of the crash, according to the Portage County Sheriff's Office.(WSAW)
Published: Aug. 30, 2021 at 9:25 PM CDT
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JUNCTION CITY, Wis. (WSAW) - Four people, including the driver of a Amish buggy, were injured Monday afternoon in a crash near Junction City.

Portage County Sheriff Mike Lukas said the buggy was headed west on County Highway P in the town of Carson when it was rear-ended by an SUV. There were seven people in the buggy-- the operator, a 34-year-old woman, and six passengers ranging in age from 11-months to 13-years.

Sheriff Lukas said none of the injuries were life-threatening.

The crash was reported around 4:12 p.m. The portion of the highway was closed for two hours.

The driver of the SUV, a 49-year-old man, was not injured.

The crash remains under investigation.

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