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May 4, 2009
Local woman dies in Erin Corners crash
An 81-year-old Clear Lake woman died Sunday afternoon when she pulled from a stop sign into the path of a pickup truck in the town of Erin Prairie. Eunice J. Mueller was traveling north on CTH T, about five miles north of Hammond when she stopped for the stop sign at the Erin Corners...
May 4, 2009 - 8:23am
May 1, 2009
Motorist dies in St. Croix County crash
A Clear Lake man died in a one-car rollover accident Friday morning. The St. Croix County Sheriff's Office responded to a single-vehicle accident on 270th Street, just north of 210th Avenue, in the Town of Forest at 5:43 a.m. Friday, May 1. A 2001 BMW, driven by Nicholas Elwood,...
May 1, 2009 - 1:42pm
April 9, 2009
Wisconsin DNR pilot dies fighting fire
Heath Van Handel, 36, an experienced Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, aircraft pilot died Wednesday when the aircraft he was piloting crashed during forest fire suppression efforts near the Town of Cary in Wood County. Van Handel, a DNR employee since 2006, was a former...
April 9, 2009 - 11:38am
April 1, 2009
Wednesday accident injures woman
A two-vehicle accident near Star Prairie sent one woman to the hospital Wednesday morning. The driver of a white Trail Blazer was brought to the hospital after crashing into the brick pillar of a cemetery at the intersection of County Road C and 217th Avenue. Reports of the accident...
April 1, 2009 - 1:42pm
March 30, 2009
Glenwood City woman killed, two children seriously hurt in 2-car crash
A 27-year-old Glenwood City woman died Friday night after the Ford Explorer she was riding in struck a car with a mother and two children on Hwy. 63, then hit the ditch and overturned, ejecting her from the truck. Larissa Christenson was pronounced dead at the scene by the St. Croix...
March 30, 2009 - 8:25am
New Richmond man dies in 3-car crash near Wilson
A 43-year-old New Richmond man was killed late Friday afternoon near Wilson after his Jeep Cherokee crossed the center line, side-swiped one car and struck another head-on. The St. Croix County Sheriff's Office identified the victim as John Geving. Court records show Geving's last...
March 30, 2009 - 8:22am
February 19, 2009
Crash near Glenwood City claims first county victim of 2009
Snow covered roads led to the first traffic fatality of the year in St. Croix County Wednesday afternoon. Sheriff Dennis Hillstead said Carrie A. Lehmann, 24, Menomonie, died at the scene on Hwy 29 near Hwy 128 in the town of Cady. Lehmann was traveling east in a 2007 Ford Taurus...
February 19, 2009 - 2:36pm
February 3, 2009
New Richmond man injured in Highway 36 crash this morning
A New Richmond, Wis. man was seriously injured this morning (Tuesday, Feb. 3) when the car he was driving slid beneath a semi trailer near the intersection of Highway 36 and Manning Avenue in Stillwater. Robert Postma, 37, was transported to Regions Hospital where he was listed...
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am
February 1, 2009
New Richmond based plane crashes; three dead
A single-engine airplane that crashed in Menomonie Friday night, killing three people. Brett Weller, 44, of Hudson, Wis. and Laurence and Vickie Berg of Houlton, Wis. died in the accident, which occurred in a wooded area north of Menomonie. There were no survivors in the crash. The...
February 1, 2009 - 12:00am
January 29, 2009
Dusting of snow causes problems for motorists
Slippery conditions on New Richmond area roadways caused several spin-outs and accidents Thursday morning. A dusting of snow caused more headaches...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am
January 16, 2009
Investigators still not sure what caused 2008 La Crosse fatal med-flight crash
The National Transportation Safety Board still cannot say exactly why a medical helicopter crashed last May near La Crosse, killing all three people aboard. The agency said there was heavy fog and rain that night. New reports said two Wisconsin med-flight crews decided not to fly...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
UW-Stout student dies in one-vehicle crash
A University of Wisconsin-Stout student from Clear Lake, Minn., died Thursday morning, Jan. 15, in a one-vehicle accident on Interstate 94 near Monticello, Minn., according to UW-Stout officials. Jacob W. Jaeckels, 21, a senior in the packaging engineering program, died at the scene...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
January 5, 2009
Two injured Sunday in car-semi rig collision on I-94
A flat tire was the apparent cause of a collision between a Chrysler PT Cruiser and a semi-rig on Interstate 94 Sunday afternoon, according to an official with the Wisconsin State Patrol. The accident happened at around 3:30 p.m. when the eastbound PT Cruiser was moving slowly in...
January 5, 2009 - 12:00am
December 18, 2008
One State Patrol vehicle damaged as accidents dot I-94
A Wisconsin State Patrol inspector's vehicle was one of several vehicles damaged in a series of accidents on Interstate-94 Thursday morning in St. Croix County. According to officials with the Wisconsin State Patrol the accidents happened in the stretch of I-94 running from Roberts...
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December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
Crashes impact traffic on Interstate 94 in western Wisconsin
Multiple crashes on Interstate 94 near Hammond and Baldwin have forced State Patrol officials to re-route traffic on a detour. Westbound traffic was being detoured at the mile 19 exit and around the trouble. The detour was established around 10:45 a.m. Thursday morning. The detour...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am