Feb. 20, 2013 – 3:03 pm
According to the Vernon County Sheriff’s Department at around 9:50 p.m Tuesday night, 25 year old Tyken Wendland of La Farge was driving west on Hwy. 82 about a half-mile west of Green Hollow Road when she lost control of her vehicle, crossed the eastbound lane, went down an embankment and struck a utility pole.
Wendland was transported to Vernon Memorial Hospital in Viroqua, and later transferred to Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center in La Crosse.
Wendland’s condition is unknown at this time.
The sheriffs office says Wendland was wearing her seat belt at the time of the crash alcohol was a factor in the crash.
The crash remains under investigation.
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