Two Seriously Injured in Sawyer County Crash

posted Nov 19, 2020, 5:20 AM by News Room   [ updated Nov 19, 2020, 9:04 AM ]
Thursday November 19th, 2020 - Two people were seriously hurt in a two vehicle crash in Sawyer County. 

The crash happened just after noon on Sunday on State Highway 77 near the intersection of County Highway K in the Town of Hayward. 
The initial investigation shows that an SUV driven by 24 year old Jack Vorlicky of Edina, Minnesota was traveling west on State Highway 77 when the vehicle encountered a slushy area in the road causing it to cross the centerline and collide head on with a truck driven by 58 year old Wanda Denzer.

The drivers of both vehicles sustained severe injuries and were transported
to a local hospital for medical treatment. The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time. A passenger in the pickup truck received minor injuries. Three passengers in the SUV were not injured. 

The crash remains under investigation.