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Maiden Rock man injured when trapped beneath vehicle

MAIDEN ROCK – A Maiden Rock man was injured Monday afternoon when he became trapped beneath a vehicle.

Pierce County Sheriff’s Department Deputy Brad Verges reports Merlyn A. Aude, 62, W469 145th Ave., was working in his yard near his vehicle when the vehicle rolled into a ravine trapping him underneath it. The incident happened around 1:37 p.m.

Aude was flown from the scene by North Memorial Air Ambulance with undetermined injuries.

Verges said the Sheriff’s Department was assisted on scene by the Plum City Ambulance and Fire Department and Ellsworth Medic Services. He added the accident remains under investigation.