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VIROQUA, Wis. (VERNON COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT NEWS RELEASE) - Sheriff John B. Spears reports a one vehicle rollover accident occurred on August 17, 2013 at approximately 7:21 PM on Highway 162 near Hunder Coulee Road east of Stoddard in the Town of Bergen.
The accident occurred when Aaron Pilger, age 30 of Coon Valley began negotiating a right hand corner traveling east on State Highway 162. Pilger lost control of his vehicle which then rolled over into the ditch and came to rest 20 feet off of the roadway.
Pilger and his passenger Dean Young, age 34, of Virqoua suffered injuries as a result of the crash. Alcohol was involved in the accident and both occupants were wearing their seat belts.
Assisting the sheriff’s office at the scene were the Stoddard/ Bergen Fire Department, Stoddard First Responders, and Tri State Ambulance.
The accident remains under investigation by the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office.