JACKSON COUNTY, Wis. - Close to 40 vehicles were involved in crashes on I-94 Thursday morning, Dec. 23 in Jackson County, Wisconsin.
It happened after freezing rain caused icy road conditions along the I-94 corridor from Menomonie to Black River Falls.
Around 5:45 a.m. the State Patrol and several emergency agencies responded to a multiple-vehicle crash on I-94 at mile marker 96.
Upon arrival, crews observed a semi was in the median on fire with two passenger vehicles underneath.
Several secondary crashes and run-offs occurred in the general vicinity.
Massive pileup on I-94 near Osseo in western Wisconsin
The crash involved no fatalities or injuries. The passengers of these vehicles were transported by bus to an alternate safe location.
Both the eastbound and westbound lanes of I-94 were shut down.