|Sheriff James Kowalczyk
|Chief Deputy Chad Holum
|Lieutenant Mitchell Gibson
|Lieutenant Richard Starck
2 Vehicle Crash With Injury
Date and Time of Press Release: 10-25-16 @4:40pm
Date and Time of Event: 10/25/16 at 11:21am
Type of Event: 2 vehicle Crash with Injury
Location of Event: STH 27 near 305th Ave in the Township of Lake Holcombe
Persons Involved: 19-year-old female from Chippewa Falls
63-year-old male from Holcombe area
Agencies Involved: Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office, Cornell Ambulance Service, Cornell Fire Department, Mayo One and Wisconsin State Patrol.
Details of Event: On 10/25/16 at 11:21am, the Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a 2 vehicle crash with injuries on STH 27 near 305th Ave in the Township of Lake Holcombe. The Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office along with Cornell Ambulance Service, Cornell Fire Department, Mayo One, Wisconsin State Patrol responded. Preliminary investigation suggests a passenger car was traveling southbound on STH 27 in the northbound lane when it was struck head on by a pick-up truck traveling northbound in the northbound lane of STH 27. The female operator of the passenger car was the lone occupant and was airlifted to a local hospital with unknown injuries. The male operator of the pick-up truck was the lone occupant and was transported to a local hospital by ambulance with unknown injuries.
At this time the crash remains under investigation by the Chippewa County Sheriff’s Department and the Wisconsin State Patrol.
Authority: Lt Mitch Gibson