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(Update) Accident blocks traffic on Hwy. 10 near Pierce-Pepin

Ellsworth Fire Fighters move this damaged Chevy Blazer off Hwy. 10 just outside of Ellsworth Tuesday morning. Photo by Sean Scallon.

A two-vehicle accident Tuesday morning temporarily blocked traffic on Hwy. 10 near it's intersection with Hwy. 63 right outside the Pierce-Pepin building.

The accident involved David Zimbauer, 28 of Augusta and Jeffery Beestman, 57, of Blair. Beestman was driving a Chevy Blazer whose front reportedly ran into the back of the trailer Zimbauer was driving. 

Ellsworth Ambulance assisted the injured Beestman at the scene and he had non-life threating injuries. Also there was the Pierce County Sheriff's Department.

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