Pierce County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff: 2 injured In Charter Bus Crash In Western Wis.Two people are recovering from a crash involving a Minnesota charter bus. It happened just before 11:30 a.m. in Maiden Rock Township, Wisconsin. The Pierce County Sheriff's Office says a car driven by 73-year-old Donald Miner slowed down as a car in front of him turned.
2 Minnesota Motorcyclists Hurt In Pierce County (Wis.) CrashesTwo motorcyclists were hurt Saturday in separate crashes in western Wisconsin, according to the Pierce County Sheriff's Office. Authorities say the first crash happened at about 11:20 a.m. on 300th Ave. east of 650th St. in Hartland Township.
Sheriff: Alcohol A Factor In Pierce County (Wis.) Rollover CrashA 28-year-old woman from Ellsworth, Wis., was hurt in a rollover crash late Saturday night in western Wisconsin and alcohol is believed to have been a factor, according to the Pierce County Sheriff's Office.
Sheriff: Wis. Barn Damaged In Fire, No InjuriesAuthorities say a barn in western Wisconsin was damaged in a fire early Sunday morning that was likely either caused by fireworks or a nearby bonfire. The Pierce County Sheriff's Office was called at about 3:06 a.m. Sunday on a report of a bonfire at N4207 710th St. in Ellsworth, Wis.
2 Teenagers Injured In Pierce Co. Car CrashTwo teenage girls were injured when a semi-truck collided with a car on Thursday afternoon in Pierce County. According to the Pierce County Sheriff's Office, around 4:22 p.m. officers responded to a call of a semi-truck and car crash on U.S. Highway 10 near the intersection of County Road U.
Man, 59, Found Dead In Wooded Area In WisconsinA 59-year-old Wisconsin man was found dead in a wooded area Sunday evening, according to the Pierce County Sheriff's Office. According to police, officials received a call around 11 p.m. Sunday of an adult male found lying in a wooded area near 110th Street in Spring Lake Township.
Sheriff: Bar Fight Leaves 2 Arrested, 1 HospitalizedAuthorities say one person is in critical condition at a Rochester hospital and two suspects are in custody after a bar fight early Saturday morning in western Wisconsin. The Pierce County Sheriff's Office was called at about 12:47 a.m. Saturday to the Border Lounge in Trenton Township on a report of a fight in progress.
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.
Woman, 20, Injured In Jet Ski ExplosionA 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.
Police: Wisconsin Man Found Lying In Road DiesA 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.
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!
Lake City Man Dies In Pierce County (Wis.) CrashA 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.