One person dead after three-car crash near Coon Valley

COON VALLEY, Wis. (WKBT) – One person is dead after a three-car crash on Highway 14 between Westby and Coon Valley Saturday. One vehicle traveling east crossed the center line and struck an oncoming vehicle head-on.

The person who crossed the center line was pronounced dead according to the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office. Tri-State Ambulance took the four people from the other vehicle to Gundersen Health in La Crosse.  Another vehicle was also hit but no one was injured in that vehicle.

Coon Valley Fire & First Responders, Westby Police, Fire, and First Responders, Tri-State Ambulance, Wisconsin State Patrol, and the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office all responded to the crash.