1 dead, 1 injured in rollover accident in West Salem
Authorities say both individuals were ejected from vehicle
WEST SALEM, Wis. (WKBT) — One person is dead and another one is injured after a rollover accident in West Salem Sunday.
The La Crosse County Sheriff’s Office said 19-year-old Hunter Scott was driving on CTH B just west of Linse Road when he crossed the center-line, entered the ditch and rolled several times.
Sgt. M. Valencia said both Scott and his passenger, 24-year-old Sean Schaller, were thrown from the vehicle.
Authorities say Schaller died at the scene. Scott was transported to Gundersen by Tri-State Ambulance and is being treated for injuries sustained in the accident.
The La Crosse County Sheriff’s Office said the accident is still under investigation.