The Crawford County Sheriff’s Department says that on Thursday, Jan. 12th, at approximately 10:19 am they were notified of a one vehicle roll-over accident with injuries on state highway 35, about six tenths of a mile north of old highway 35 in Freeman township.
Luke J. Ryan, 30, of La Crosse was traveling south on State Highway 35 when his vehicle started to slide while in cruise control on the snow covered and slippery roadway. According to the sheriff’s department the Ryan vehicle went off the right side of the roadway, down a steep embankment, rolled once and came to rest on the drivers side of the vehicle against some trees.
Ryan was transported to Gunderson Lutheran Hospital in La Crosse by Tri-State ambulance.
Assisting at the scene were the De Soto and Ferryville First Responders, Tri-state ambulance, Vernon County Sheriff’s Department, Wisconsin State Patrol and River Road Recovery and Towing Service.
The Crawford County Sheriff’s Office said no citations were issued.
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