Police: Icy conditions cause vehicle crash, 2 injured

Published On: Jan 29 2013 11:14:59 AM CST
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TOWNSHIP of TOMAH, Wis. -

The Monroe County Sheriff’s Department says two people suffered non-life-threatening injuries after a vehicle slid off the road due to icy conditions Monday evening in the Township of Tomah.

Authorities say Roxane Larson, 50, of Tomah, was driving westbound on State Highway 16 when she lost control of her vehicle due to icy conditions on the roadway near the intersection of Hennepin Road. Her vehicle went into a ditch and then struck a telephone pedestal and power pole.

Larson and passenger Katrina Drew, 20, of Tomah, were transported to Tomah Memorial Hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. A third passenger was not injured.