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Weather conditions contribute to Sunday crash

TOWN OF OAK GROVE -- Weather conditions contributed to a two-vehicle crash late Sunday afternoon in the town of Oak Grove in which two people were transported to the hospital.

According to a Pierce County Sheriff’s Office news release, Alexis J. Moyer, 19, of Lake City, Minn., was driving a 2003 Pontiac northbound at 4:13 p.m. on Highway 35 near 1220th Street when she appeared to have crossed the center line. She was struck by a southbound 2003 Cadillac Deville, driven by 45-year-old Teri J. Allen-Waters of Trempealeau.

Both drivers were taken by ambulance to the hospital with minor injuries. Sheriff’s deputies said the weather conditions were a contributing factor.

Prescott Fire and River Falls Ambulance -- Prescott Station assisted deputies on the scene. The crash remains under investigation.

Sarah Nigbor

Sarah J. Nigbor serves as a regional editor for RiverTown Multimedia, a position she began in April 2017. She joined RiverTown Multimedia in October 2013 as a news reporter for the New Richmond News, before being appointed editor of the Pierce County Herald in February 2015. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Spanish and French in 2001. She completed a minor in journalism in 2004. 

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