Crash with tractor sends 2 to hospital with serious injuries
TOWN OF WESTFIELD, Wis. — An accident in which a car rear-ended a tractor led to two people being sent to the hospital — one by Med Flight — Friday, according to officials.
The Sauk County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a crash involving tractor pulling a grain wagon on STH 23 near Narrows Creek Road in the Town of Westfield around 5:15 p.m., according to a release.
Upon arrival, deputies discovered the driver and passenger in the car appeared to have suffered serious injuries. UW Hospital Med Flight responded to the scene, officials said.
Both injured people were transported to UW-Madison, one by air and the other by a ground ambulance. The operator of the tractor was not injured, police said.
The crash is under investigation by the Sheriff’s Office.
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