CHETEK, Wis. (AP) – Barron County sheriff’s officials say they’ve arrested a driver they say is responsible for a crashing a pickup truck into a buggy and injuring five people before fleeing the scene. Authorities say the driver was arrested Thursday. The hit-and-run crash happened about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday near Chetek. Deputies say two adults and three children are hospitalized. The Chippewa Herald (http://tinyurl.com/b86jah6 ) says one person was flown to Eau Claire, two were sent to a hospital in Bloomer and two others to Barron. There’s no immediate word on their conditions.
— Information from: The Chippewa Herald, http://www.chippewa.com
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