Personal Injury

One-Car Accident in Taylor County Kills One, Injures Two

Posted by Bremer & Trollop |
Monday, November 24th, 2014

Shortly after 4:00 p.m. on Friday, a 1997 Ford Explorer was traveling eastbound on County Line Road in the Town of Roosevelt when the driver lost control attempting to turn north onto 11th Avenue.  The SUV slid into a ditch, crashed into a utility pole and then overturned.  Front seat passenger Gary L. Palms of Milwaukee was pronounced dead at the scene.  The driver, Laverne W. Palms of Milwaukee, was airlifted from the scene with serious injuries.  Back seat passenger Kenneth D. Palms of Milwaukee was transported to Stanley Hospital to be treated for his injuries.

One Killed, Two Injured in Marathon County Crash

Posted by Bremer & Trollop |
Monday, November 24th, 2014

A Sunday afternoon crash north of Hatley killed one woman and injured two others.  Shortly after 1:30 p.m., a man driving a truck south on County Road Y failed to stop for a stop sign and collided with a car traveling east on County Road N, sending both vehicles off the road. The driver of the car and her two passengers were transported to Aspirus Wausau Hospital to be treated for their injuries.  The driver, 18-year-old Kelliann Boswell of Birnamwood, died at the hospital.  The driver of the truck, an 18-year-old Tomahawk man, was not injured.

Three People Hospitalized After Three-Car Crash

Posted by Bremer & Trollop |
Monday, November 3rd, 2014

A three-car crash in Rudolph Township on Sunday sent three people to the hospital for their injuries.  At around 8:30 p.m., Lindsay Younger was driving southbound with 7-year-old passenger Austin Swanson on State Highway 13/34 when she crossed the center line, crashing head-on into a vehicle traveling in the northbound lane.  Kyle Schwerzel was driving the northbound vehicle with passenger Cory Kuliu. A third vehicle driven by Boleslaw Kochanowski then came upon the scene and struck the Younger vehicle.  Spirit Helicopter was called to the scene and transported Younger and Swanson to St.

Minocqua Crash Kills Cyclist

Posted by Bremer & Trollop |
Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

A Minocqua cyclist was killed when he was struck by a commercial vehicle early Thursday morning.  According to the Minocqua Police Department, Minocqua resident Robin A. Kuzel was bicycling on U.S. Highway 51 South in Minocqua when Adam B. Lynch of Delevan crashed into him with a commercial vehicle leased by Safelite Group, Inc.  Mr.

One-Car Crash Causes Serious Injuries in Portage County

Posted by Bremer & Trollop |
Monday, October 13th, 2014

A Portage County one-vehicle crash injured four people on Friday evening.  An 18-year-old Stevens Point man was driving westbound on Fourth Street in the town of Stockton when he crested a hill at a high speed and lost control, skidding into a ditch and then back across the road and into a tree.  Two of the vehicle's occupants, including the driver, were seriously injured and were airlifted to Aspirus Wausau Hospital and Ministry Saint Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield.

Wausau Collision Caused by Improper Turn Injures Three

Posted by Bremer & Trollop |
Monday, October 13th, 2014

A Friday evening crash in Wausau injured three people.  A 16-year-old driver was traveling northbound in the right lane of First Avenue, a one-way street.  She attempted to make a left turn onto Norton Street from the right lane, and crashed into a vehicle that was traveling in the left lane.  The collision caused the vehicle in the left lane to lose control and spin around, hitting two trees before coming to rest in a yard on Norton Street. The 44-year-old driver and her two passengers were taken to Aspirus Wausau Hospital to receive medical attention.

Wausau Hit-and-Run Injures Two

Posted by Bremer & Trollop |
Monday, October 6th, 2014

A hit-and-run in Wausau injured two people on Thursday.  A 65-year-old man and a 68-year-old woman were injured when another driver struck their car at the intersection of North Sixth and McClellan streets and then fled the scene. Police found the suspect, Matthew Gendron, a few blocks away, parked and trying to flee on foot.  Gendron was arrested on preliminary charges of a hit-and-run and second-offense intoxicated driving.  He was also given traffic citations for driving without insurance or a license and for running a stop sign.

Two Wisconsin Rapids Crashes Cause Injuries

Posted by Bremer & Trollop |
Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

Two separate crashes caused injuries in the Wisconsin Rapids area on Sunday.  In the first accident, Susan L. Lewis was driving on Highway 66 in Rudolph when she attempted to make a left turn onto Highway O.  According to reports, a vehicle driven by Alexis K. Hoffman then attempted to pass Lewis on her left side at the intersection, and the cars collided.  Both vehicles were towed and Lewis was transported to an area hospital to receive medical attention for her injuries.

Downtown Wausau Collision Causes Injury

Posted by Bremer & Trollop |
Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

A collision near downtown Wausau on Thursday afternoon caused injury to at least one person.  A woman was driving east on Jefferson Street when she ran a stop sign at Seventh Street and was hit by a pickup truck.  The force of the collision pushed both vehicles onto a nearby sidewalk. The woman was taken to Aspirus Wausau Hospital for her injuries. The crash caused Seventh Street to close temporarily between Washington and Jefferson streets. Wausau police are still investigating the accident.

Crash in Oneida County Kills Plover Man and Injures Two

Posted by Bremer & Trollop |
Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

One man was killed and two were injured as a result of a two vehicle crash on Friday in the town of Nokomis.  Just before 11:00 a.m., Daniel W. Bohm was driving northbound on Highway 51 about a mile south of Highway L.  His vehicle crossed into the southbound lane and collided with a truck that was towing a trailer.  Bohm was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.  The two occupants of the oncoming truck were injured, and were transported to Ministry Sacred Heart Hospital in Tomahawk.

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