TREMPEALEAU COUNTY (press release) - At 3:30 PM on June 21st, Strum First Responders, Fire Department and Osseo Ambulance along with Mayo One Helicopter and the Trempealeau County Sheriff's Department responded to an accident with injuries involving a motorcycle.
Upon arrival, it was determined that the operator had turned his head to talk to his female passenger and did not notice the car ahead of him slowing to make a left turn. The motorcycle operator lost control ejecting both parties off the motorcycle.
Neither party was wearing a helmet and the female passenger sustained head injuries and was flown by Mayo One to an Eau Claire area hospital. The operator sustained minor injuries and refused all medical treatment while at the scene.