Car vs Pedestrian Crash (Update)

posted Nov 16, 2020, 9:44 AM by News Room   [ updated Nov 16, 2020, 9:45 AM ]

Monday November 16th, 2020 - Two people were seriously injured in a car vs pedestrian crash in Barronett.

On Saturday, just before 6:30pm, the Barron County Sheriff's Department received a call of a car vs pedestrian crash on Highway 63 in Barronett.

The initial investigation shows that 62 year old Sharai Hefty of Shell Lake was traveling north on Highway 63 and struck 53 year old Richard Lauterbach and 44 year old Jane Lauterbach, both of Shell Lake.

The Lauterbachs were transported to a Minnesota hospital with serious injuries. Hefty was uninjured.

The crash remains under investigation.