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Two-vehicle accident with injuries on Highway 65

Two vehicles collided at the intersection of Hwy. 65 and Crosstown Road on Ellsworth?s northwest side in an accident reported Thursday at approximately 1:45 p.m. There were injuries being treated at the scene. A Toyota Prius appeared to have been headed west on Crosstown and apparently was struck on the driver's side by a Chevrolet Tahoe, which had extensive front end damage as it came to a stop facing north on 65. The Ellsworth Ambulance Service, Ellsworth Fire Department, Ellsworth Police Department and Pierce County Sheriff's Department responded to the crash in the village. (Herald photo by Bill Kirk)

Bill Kirk

Bill Kirk was editor of the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth, from 1988 to February, 2015 and is now on staff as a reporter. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He previously worked in the media distribution department at the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis campus and is past editor of The Tri-County News in Osseo, Wisconsin.

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