Five vehicles crash in Waukesha County

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  • Five people have been injured in a five-vehicle series of crashes in Waukesha County where a car caught fire.

  • Flight for Life has taken one person to Froedtert Hospital with what were described as serious injuries. Four other people were also injured, with one person said to have serious injuries.

  • The crashes happened about 6:00 a.m. on Highway 59 near Genesee Road.

  • In the first crash, three vehicles collided, causing an SUV to erupt into flames.