Black River Falls woman seriously injured in crash with semi
A Black River Falls woman is taken to the hospital with serious injuries after a crash with a semi.
It happened about 4:30 p.m. Wednesday on Highway 21 just west of Enterprise Rd. in the Town of La Grange.
According to the Monroe County Sheriff's Department, 36 year old Candice Brandt of Black River Falls was travelling east on Highway 21. She was going to turn left into a driveway when her car was struck by a semi coming from the opposite direction.
The sheriff's department says Brandt did not see the semi which was driven by 42 year old David Juen of La Crosse.
Rescue crews had to extricate Brandt from her vehicle. She was taken by ambulance to Tomah Memorial Hospital and later transferred to Gundersen Lutheran Hospital in La Crosse with serious injuries.
The crash remains under investigation by the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department and the Wisconsin State Patrol.
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