CORRECTION: 1 child killed, 1 child in serious condition following two car accident in Langlade Co.Submitted: 11/30/2019
CORRECTION: 1 child killed, 1 child in serious condition following two car accident in Langlade Co.
Story By Newswatch 12 Team

UPDATE 12/1/19 - This story has been updated to correct the timeline of events that lead to the crash.

In an earlier version of this story, it was reported that a 24-year-old Antigo woman was at fault in this accident. A media release from Wisconsin State Patrol says it was the 30-year-old Antigo woman in the Plymouth Grand Voyager who lost control of her vehicle on a "snow covered roadway."

UPDATE: 11/30/19 - This story has been update to incorporate additional details provided by law enforcement.

The fatal collision was a result of snow covered roads per a media release. 

Police say a 30-year-old Antigo woman traveling south on US Hwy 45 in a Plymouth Grand Voyager lost control of her vehicle with five passengers inside.

She crashed into a 24-year-old Antigo woman traveling north in a Jeep Wrangler. Both drivers were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

A 5 and 10-year-old male passenger in the Plymouth suffered life threatening injuries.

Another 4-year-old male passenger also in the Plymouth was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to a police, a 29-year-old Antigo man and a 1-year-old girl were also in the Plymouth and treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the crash.

Sections of US Hwy 45 were closed for nearly five hours because of the crash.

A 4-year-old child died Saturday morning following a car accident in Langlade Co.

Shortly after 11:00 a.m., police were notified of a two car accident on US Hwy 45, a quarter-mile south of CTH G in the Town of Rolling.

Per a media release, a 4-year-old child was pronounced dead on the scene and a 6-year-old child is in serious condition. In total, three adults and two children received treatment at Aspirus Langlade Hospital.

The accident is under investigation with assistance from Wisconsin State Patrol. The identities of all involved parties have not yet been released.

The section of US Hwy 45 where the accident took pace has been shut down for reconstruction and clean up. Law enforcement is asking the public to avoid the area.

The detour route is CTH G to CTH HH to STH 52 back to US Hwy 45. 

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