Semi rear-ends truck, causing 4-vehicle crash on Stoughton Road on Madison’s east side

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MADISON, Wis. — One person suffered non-life-threatening injuries in a crash on Stoughton Road on Madison’s east side Monday afternoon.

The crash happened near the intersection of Stoughton and Buckeye roads around 2:15 p.m. The Madison Police Department said a semi-truck rear-ended another truck, causing that truck to hit two other vehicles.

The truck’s driver was taken to a hospital for medical attention.

All southbound lanes of Stoughton Road were between Buckeye and Pflaum roads for two and a half hours due to the crash. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation first reported the closure around 2:20 p.m.; the road reopened just before 4:50 p.m.

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