A rural Westby teenager was injured March 24 in a one-vehicle rollover caused by icy conditions.
According to a press release from the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office in Viroqua, Elizabeth Hauser, 17, was driving eastbound on Hwys. 14/61/27, just south of East Smith Road in Viroqua township, when she lost control of her vehicle at approximately 8:15 p.m.
Hauser’s vehicle crossed the median and rolled over, coming to rest in the westbound lane.
She was transported by Tri-State Ambulance to Vernon Memorial Healthcare in Viroqua with unspecified injuries.
Hauser was wearing a seat belt. Assisting at the scene were the Westby First Responders.