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      Hit-and-run accident in Shawano County

      hit and run
      hit and run
      BIRNAMWOOD - Shawano County authorities responded to a 2-vehicle crash on Highway 45 Saturday.It happened just before 8 a.m. north of Birnamwood.Police say a 48-year-old woman driving a Cadillac was headed northbound on Hwy 45 when her vehicle was struck by a Toyota FJ Cruiser towing a boat headed southbound.Officials say the FJ Cruiser crossed the center line to pass another vehicle and hit the Cadillac.The driver of the Toyota fled the scene immediately, police say.The 48-year-old woman driving the Cadillac was airlifted to a hospital. No update on her condition has been released.Shawano County officials say Hwy 45 was shut down for 7 hours after the crash while Wisconsin State Patrol measured the scene for investigation.{}{}