Woman injured after rollover crash on U.S. 45 in Wauwatosa
WAUWATOSA - A woman has been hospitalized after being ejected from a vehicle during a rollover crash on U.S. 45.
Milwaukee County Sheriff's deputies closed the two left lanes of the freeway after the crash which happened at about 6:25 a.m. Monday morning.
Crews re-opened the lanes at about 7:40 a.m.
A Sheriff's spokeswoman said that two cars collided, leading to the woman being ejected.
She was conscious and breathing when rescue crews got to the scene, and she was taken to a local hospital. There was no specific word on her condition.
According to the spokeswoman, the driver of the other vehicle had a revoked license.
As of 7:00 a.m., drivers were encountering up to a one hour and 10 minute backup from the Hale Interchange to Good Hope Road due to the delays caused by the lane closures.
Investigators were looking into the cause of the crash.