Pedestrian Struck By Vehicle In Stetsonville 8/30/18
The Taylor County Sheriff’s Department has released details of a crash involving a pedestrian being struck by a vehicle in Stetsonville. According to the crash report Wednesday August 22nd at 6:51 AM Laura Hayden of Stetsonville was jogging west on West Blackhawk Avenue when she was struck by a pickup truck being driven by Alexander Davis of Stetsonville. The windshield wipers on the pickup were activated, but the windshield kept fogging up due to the weather conditions. The driver’s visibility was also reduced due to the bright rising sunlight. Alexander Davis indicated he did not see Laura Hayden jogging toward him. The right front of the pickup struck the jogger. The report indicated that the angle of the sun at the time of the crash created a significant glare and did reduce visibility. Laura Hayden was taken by ambulance to Aspirus Medford Hospital. Alexander Davis did not report any injuries.