Fatal Accident Summaries|
July 20, 2008
A 21-year-old Dresser man lost his life Sunday evening in an incident involving the "aggressive and purposely erratic driving" of a Geo Metro on private property at the Dresser Trap Rock Quarry.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene by EMS personnel, according to the Polk County Sheriff's office.
One passenger in the car was airlifted to Regions Hospital for a severed ear and head injuries and another was transferred to Osceola Medical center for head and collarbone injuries. Two other passengers were uninjured.
There did not appear to be any seatbelts used by the occupants of the vehicle, according to Sheriff Tim Moore.
Source: Inter-County Leader (Frederic, WI)