Pierce County

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.
Lightning Causes Outage Of Pierce County 911 SystemLightning struck a microwave tower in Pierce County late Monday evening, causing an outage of the 911 phone system.
1 Injured In Pierce Co. Motorcycle AccidentAn Eagan man was hospitalized Saturday after his motorcycle crashed in Pierce County. According to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department, Mark O'Gorman, 62, was traveling northbound on County Road QQ near 550th Avenue in Oak Grove Township.
Authorities In Pierce County, Wis. Arrest Homicide Victim's WifeAuthorities in Pierce County of western Wisconsin are investigating a homicide and have arrested the victim's wife.
Man Killed In Western Wisconsin Tractor AccidentAn Ellsworth, Wisconsin man has died after a tractor accident Friday night, according to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department. Deputies were called to County Road A near Highway 10 in Salem Township just after 10 p.m. on a report of an accident.
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.
1 Dead, 3 Injured In Pierce Co. CrashAn Iowa woman is dead after a crash in Pierce County Friday morning. According to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department, at 9:17 a.m. officers were notified of a crash involving two vehicles on Highway 63, just south of the Highway 29 intersection in Martell Township.
Missing Plane Found Crashed In Wis. Farm Field; Pilot Dead A missing single-engine plane was found in a Pierce County, Wisconsin, farm field on Saturday. The dead body of the pilot, Richard Schweitzer, 73, of Watersmeet, Michigan, was found at the crash site.
Motorcycle Crash Kills 1 In Western Wis. Authorities in western Wisconsin say a 58-year-old Minneapolis woman died in a crash Saturday involving two motorcycles.
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.
3 Bodies Recovered From Mount Rainier Identified The Pierce County medical examiner has identified the bodies of three climbers recovered this week from Mount Rainier. They were part of a party of six who vanished on the Washington state peak last May.
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!