DURAND, Wis. (PEPIN COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT NEWS RELEASE) - On August 22,2013 at 7:10 A.M. the Pepin County Sheriffs Department responded to a two-car motor vehicle accident with injury and entrapment on STH 85 north of the Durand City Limits.
Debra Biesterveld, 54 years of age of Durand, was driving northbound on STH 85 when a southbound vehicle driven by Brandon Weissinger, 28 years of age of Durand, crossed into the northbound lane and hit Biesterveld's vehicle head on.
Extrication was used to remove Weissinger from his vehicle. Both drivers were transported by Durand Ambulance Service to the Chippewa Valley Hospital.
Also assisting at the accident scene was the Durand Police Department and the Durand Fire Department.
The accident remains under investigation.