Driver Rear-Ends Snowplow During Whiteout Conditions in Wisconsin

A motorist was injured when the car they were driving rear-ended a snowplow in Juneau County, Wisconsin, during heavy snow and whiteout conditions on February 17, as seen in this footage posted by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, .

The driver of the vehicle who hit the truck suffered injuries in the collision and will be cited for driving too fast in dangerous conditions, according to the department.

“The State Patrol is reminding motorists to go slow in snowy conditions and give snowplows extra room to operate,” the department stated in the caption that accompanied the post.

Wisconsin has seen heavy snowfall and other motoring incidents due to hazardous weather conditions in recent days. Credit: Wisconsin Department of Transportation via Storyful