Two Wauzeka residents were injured Jan. 8 in a one-vehicle crash on Hwy. 35 in Bergen township.
According to the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office in Viroqua, at approximately 10:33 a.m., Verna Finney, 83, lost control of the vehicle she was operating on a snow-covered highway north of Spring Coulee Road.
Her vehicle left the road and went down an embankment. It overturned once and came to a stop on its wheels at the bottom of the embankment.
Finney and a passenger, Gaylen Finney, 88, were treated by Tri-State Ambulance at the scene for minor injuries. Both occupants wore seat belts.
Also assisting at the scene was the Stoddard Fire Department, and Stoddard First Responders.