Barron County (WQOW) – A man is in critical condition after being thrown from his car in a Barron County crash.
According to Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald, the driver of the vehicle, Phillip Kurtz, 28, of Dallas was westbound on County Road A when his car went onto the shoulder. He over-corrected which caused his car to go off the road, hitting some trees. Kurtz was thrown from the vehicle and airlifted to Mayo in Eau Claire.
Alcohol appears to be a factor in the crash.
Photo is courtesy of the Barron County Sheriff’s Office