Drug use suspected in Trempealeau Co. crash

WHITEHALL, Wis. (WEAU) -- Investigators believe drug use factored into a crash that injured a driver south of Eleva.

It happened Sunday night on State Highway 93 in Elk Creek. The Trempealeau County Sheriff's Office says a 19-year-old man from Kaukauna was heading south on highway 93, when he hit a pickup truck that was parked on the shoulder on the northbound side of the road near County Road E. Deputies say he ended up with "moderate injuries," and was flown to the hospital.

Nobody else was riding with the man at the time of the crash. The pickup truck was unoccupied.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
WEAU 13 NEWS 1907 S. Hastings Way Eau Claire, WI 54701 By Phone: Main Number (715) 835-1313 and (715) 832-3474. Tip Line (715) 839-WEAU - (715) 839-9328 Sports Line (715) 852-1537
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 259824021 - weau.com/a?a=259824021