Town of Viroqua, Wi. -- PRESS RELEASE -- Vernon County Sheriff John B. Spears reports on March 24, 2014 at approximately 8:15 P.M. a one vehicle rollover that occurred on U.S. Highway 14 just south of E. Smith Rd in the Town of Viroqua.
Elizabeth F. Hauser, age 17, of rural Westby, was driving eastbound on U.S. Highway 14 when she lost control of her vehicle due to the icy road conditions. Her vehicle had crossed the median where her vehicle rolled and came to rest in the westbound lane of traffic. Hauser was transported by Tri-State ambulance to Vernon Memorial Healthcare for possible injuries sustained from the crash.
Hauser was wearing her safety restraint at the time of the crash.