Driver Airlifted to Hospital After Head On Collision

By: 23 Newsroom
By: 23 Newsroom

STEPHENSON COUNTY (WIFR) - One man is injured and airlifted to a local hospital after an head on collision near the village of Lena just after 2 a.m. Friday morning.

The Stephensen County Sheriff's Office responded to an accident in the area of U.S. Route 20 and Rink Road. Officers say a Volkswagen that was heading eastbound had struck a Saturn that was traveling in the opposite lane.

The driver of the Volkswagen was taken to a nearby hospital. The driver of the Saturn was airlifted to St. Anthony's Hospital.

Names and the conditions of the drivers are being withheld at this time. The accident is still being investigated.

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