MASON, WISCONSIN: At 8:55 AM on Thursday, January 04, 2018 a crash occurred on US 2 WB at Near District Avenue.

A Truck driver of a semi tractor needed to be extricated from the unit but appears to have suffered only non life threatening injuries.

Assisting agencies included Bayfield County Sheriff’s Department, Iron River Police Department,and Iron River Fire and Ambulance. The crash involved 1 injury. Vehicle and occupant information, if available, is on the last page(s).  The details of the crash are as follows:   A semi tractor-trailer unit was westbound on USH 2 in Iron River, when it crossed the eastbound lane, drifted off of the roadway, and struck a residence at 8165 USH 2.


The driver of the semi-tractor needed to be extricated from the unit but appears to have suffered only non-life-threatening injuries. There was one person present at the residence at the time of the crash, but they were
uninjured as they were in one of the back rooms when the incident occurred. This single-vehicle
crash remains under investigation by the Wisconsin State Patrol, but the operator of the semi unit is
being cited for operating left of center.
Case Number: 000073-7171
Unit 1: Truck Tractor(Semi-Attached) (2017 PeterbiltSemi Tractor)
Driver: Murray, Jason Earl
46 Year Old Male From Bruce, WI
Injuries: Non-Life Threatening
Transported To: St. Luke’s Hospital Duluth, MN
Enforcement Action: Yes