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Pierce County Sheriff’s Office

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1 Injured In Motorcycle Crash In Pierce Co.

A Hastings man was injured in a motorcycle accident Saturday afternoon in Trimbelle Township, according to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department. Matthew Tutehohl, 38, was flown to Regions Hospital Saturday with undetermined injuries. The accident occurred around 1:30 p.m .on County Road O near 480th Avenue.

09/06/2014

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Woman, 20, Injured In Jet Ski Explosion

A St. Paul woman was injured Sunday when a Jet Ski exploded on the St. Croix River, the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office said. According to the sheriff’s office, police responded to a call just before 2:30 p.m. Sunday of a Jet Ski accident on the St. Croix River.

08/18/2014

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Police: Wisconsin Man Found Lying In Road Dies

A suspected drunken driver is behind bars in Pierce County after a passenger was ejected from the driver’s vehicle and died. Police say 20-year-old Nicholas Rhiel was found unconscious on a residential road in Ellsworth early Saturday.

08/11/2014

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Large Mayfly Hatch Possible Cause Of Pierce Co. Car Crash

La Crosse, Wis. was covered Sunday night when millions of mayflies from the Mississippi River hatched. The bugs made their way to buildings, lights and everything in sight. The cloud of bugs was so massive it got picked up on radar!

07/21/2014

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Lake City Man Dies In Pierce County (Wis.) Crash

A 51-year-old Minnesota man was killed Tuesday night in a two-vehicle crash on snow-covered roads in western Wisconsin, according to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office.

03/19/2014

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Boy, 16, Hurt After Car Hits Tree In Western Wis.

A 16-year-old boy was hurt Thursday night after his car crashed into a tree in western Wisconsin, according to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities responded to the crash at about 11:17 p.m. Thursday on County Road FF about one mile west of 1015th Street in River Falls Township.

06/14/2013

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Sheriff: 1 Dead, 2 Hurt In St. Croix River Boating Accident

Authorities said one person is dead and two others were hurt in a boating accident that happened on the St. Croix River in western Wisconsin late Wednesday night. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office was called to a boating accident on the river at about 11:45 p.m. Wednesday.

06/06/2013

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Authorities: Child, 3, Found Safe After Wandering Off With Dog

There were some tense moments in a western Wisconsin neighborhood on Wednesday after authorities said a child wandered away from home with his dog. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a missing 3-year-old boy from a residence in rural Elmood, Wis., at about 12:44 p.m. Wednesday.

05/23/2013

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Police: Drunken Driver Calls 911, Worries Cops Will Catch Him

Police in Wisconsin arrested a man after he dialed 911, possibly by accident, and started talking about how he hoped the police didn’t catch him drinking and driving.

12/12/2012

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Man Drowns After Falling Off Dock In Western Wis.

The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an apparent drowning in the St. Croix River that happened Tuesday night.

06/27/2012

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2 Injured After Rollover Crash In Pierce County Wis.

Two people were hospitalized, including a 6-year-old child, after a rollover crash in Pierce County (Wis.) Sunday morning.

04/15/2012

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Semi Destroyed After Rollover Accident In Wis.

A semi-truck and trailer were destroyed after rolling over and going into a ditch in Pierce County on Friday, authorities said.

08/13/2011

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Wis. Man, 81, Spent 2 Nights Stuck In Skid Loader

An 81-year-old man was injured and taken to a Wisconsin hospital on Wednesday after spending two nights stuck in a skid loader, according to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department.

07/20/2011

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