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UPDATE: North on-ramp to Hwy 41 at 9th Ave. reopens after Oshkosh bicyclist gets hit by car

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THURSDAY 8/12/2021 5:12 p.m.

OSHKOSH, Wis. (WFRV) – The Oshkosh Police Department announced the on-ramp to I-41 North in Oshkosh has reopened following a Thursday morning crash.

According to the Department, just before 12 p.m., officers responded to 9th Avenue and the Hwy 41 North on-ramp for reports of an accident that resulted in an injury.

Officers say that an initial investigation found that a vehicle travelling from the 9th Avenue roundabout onto the Hwy 41 North onramp collided with a 56-year-old Oshkosh man who was riding his bicycle through the roundabout.

The 56-year-old man was quickly taken to a local hospital to be treated for his injuries. No further information is available at this time regarding the bicyclist condition, however, police confirm that the North on-ramp to Hwy 41 at 9th Avenue is now open.

Original Story: Oshkosh PD asking residents to avoid area of I-41 north and 9th avenue due to an accident

THURSDAY 8/12/2021 1:14 p.m.

OSHKOSH, Wis. (WFRV) – An accident has closed the on-ramp to I-41 North in Oshkosh.

According to the Oshkosh Police Department, on Thursday around 12:45 p.m., an accident happened on 9th Avenue and the I-41 North on-ramp.

The Oshkosh Police Department’s Accident Investigation Team as well as Oshkosh Police Department Detectives responded to the scene. The accident is still under investigation.

There was no information on what caused the accident or if there are any injuries.

Local 5 will update this story as more information is released.

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