Six people taken to the hospital following two car accident

By KBJR News 1

Six people taken to the hospital following two car accident

January 24, 2014 Updated Jan 24, 2014 at 1:52 PM CDT

Sawyer County, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- Six people were taken to the hospital after two cars collided along County Highway B in Sawyer County Thursday afternoon.

Sheriff's deputies were called to the accident around 2:30pm Thursday after receiving multiple 911 calls of a car crash.

An initial investigation revealed that 18 year old Danielle Thompson lost control of her car and was struck on the passenger side by another car driven by 20 year old Rebecca Thompson.

The rear passenger in the car that was hit was ejected out the back window and transported by helicopter to an area hospital. Another passenger in that car, 18 year old Ashley Jensen along with Danielle Thompson were also transported via ambulance. Thompson has been released, however Jensen is still in the hospital with serious injuries.

All three occupants in the second car were treated and released from the hospital.

The crash is still under investigation by the Sawyer County Sheriff's Office.

Posted to the web by Krista Burns
kburns@kbjr.com

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