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Vehicle strikes county road crew sweeper in Clifton

CLIFTON - Two persons were injured and taken from the scene by River Falls Ambulance after an early morning accident on County Road FF, west of 1094th St. in the town of Clifton.

At approximately 7:29 a.m. a vehicle driven by Thomas Ramquist,17, of River Falls was eastbound on County Road FF when the vehicle reportedly struck a road sweeper that was also eastbound on  FF driven by Rodney Glampe, 58, of Plum City. Glmape was working with a crew working for the Pierce County Highway Department to repair the road.

Both drivers were transported from the scene by River Falls Ambulance to River Falls Hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Also at the scene were members of the Pierce County Sheriff's Department and River Falls Fire Department.