Rock Co. semi vs. car crash kills 1 driver, hospitalizes another

Ariel Camilo/

CLINTON, Wis. — A car vs. semi crash on I-43 killed one person and hospitalized another Wednesday morning.

The Wisconsin State Patrol said the crash happened at 11:34 a.m. in the southbound lanes of the interstate near mile marker 9.

Officials said the drivers of both vehicles were injured. One patient was transported to a Janesville hospital and another was transported to a Beloit hospital.

The crash blocked the right lane of traffic as crews worked to clear the scene.

Emergency crews from Beloit and Clinton, with the help of the Rock County Sheriff’s Office, responded to the scene.

The crash is still under investigation.