Names released in tractor-truck crash
For the City Times
WOOD COUNTY – The names have been released in a tractor-truck crash that left an Arpin man with significant injuries.
On Aug. 20 at around 12:30 p.m., the Wood County Sheriff’s Department was called to the scene of a truck versus tractor crash in the town of Arpin.
Officials say a farm tractor, driven by Ronald Roy Rennhack, 60, of Arpin, was headed northbound on County Highway K when it was struck from the behind by a truck, driven by Dayne Alan Peplinski, 19, Milladore. Rennhack was ejected from the tractor and was pinned under the truck.
Rennhack sustained significant injuries and was airlifted by Life Link III. Peplinski sustained minor injuries and was treated and released.
The Wood County Sheriff’s Department was assisted at the scene by the Marshfield Police Department, Arpin Fire Department, Pittsville Ambulance, Wisconsin State Patrol, and Wood County Highway Department.
The crash is still under investigation.