Driver, passenger injured in motorcycle accident (08/14/2013)
The Trempealeau County Sheriff’s office received a report of a motorcycle crash with injuries on August 7, at 5:08 p.m., on County Road D near County Road T in the Township of Ettrick. The driver of the motorcycle, Larry M. Knuth, 63 of Blair, Wis., failed to negotiate a curve, lost control in the gravel shoulder and entered the ditch. Both the driver and passenger, Vickie L. Tarbox, 57, of Blair, were thrown from the motorcycle and were transported by ambulance with non-life-threatening injuries. Assisting at the scene were the Ettrick Fire Dept., the Ettrick First Responders, the Whitehall ambulance, and Tri-State Ambulance.