UPDATE: River Falls man in good condition following Tuesday's morning accidentA River Falls man is reported in good condition, following a two-car accident Tuesday morning in the Pierce County Town of Trenton.
A River Falls man is reported in good condition, following a two-car accident Tuesday morning in the Pierce County Town of Trenton.
Serena L. Hoisington, 16, Hager City, was northbound on US Highway 63 around 7:08 a.m., when she crossed the centerline and struck a southbound Ford Ranger driven by John Jutie, Jr., 41. The impact caused both vehicles to end up in the ditch, according to Pierce County Sheriff's Deputy Bill Stewart.
Jutie was trapped in the vehicle and had to be extricated by the Ellsworth Fire Department. He was taken to Regions Hospital where a spokesperson gave the update Tuesday afternoon. Hoisington was taken to an area hospital and released.
Stewart said the Sheriff's Department was also assisted by Ellsworth Area Ambulance, the Pierce County Highway Department and Bunce's Towing.