Young girl injured on Kickapoo River
July 27, 2022
Vernon County Sheriff John B. Spears reports that the Vernon County 911 center received a call of an injured 13-year-old juvenile who was canoeing on the Kickapoo River near Bridge #2. It was reported she attempted to jump off a rock ledge and injured her leg and hand. First responders were able to quickly gain access and treat her on scene prior to transporting her to Tomah Memorial Hospital. No other injuries were reported.
The incident remains under investigation by the Vernon County Sher...