Two injured in Vernon County crash

VERNON COUNTY, Wis. (WEAU) -- Two drivers were taken to the hospital following a two vehicle crash in Vernon County.

Tina Alexander, 44, from Soldiers Grove and Sheila Alderman, 64, from Westby were transported to Vernon Memorial Health Care with unknown injuries, Wednesday afternoon.

The crash happened on State Highway 131 and County Road S in the Town of Kickapoo.

The Sheriff’s Department says Alexander was north bound attempting to turn into a private driveway when Alderman attempted to pass Alexander on the right and hit Alexander’s rear passenger side door.

Both drivers were wearing seatbelts.

The crash is being investigated by the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office.