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Vehicle hits bear, sends passenger to the hospital

Pierce County (WQOW) – A woman was sent to the hospital on Saturday after the vehicle she was riding in hit a bear.

It happened at 9:35 p.m. Saturday on County Highway J in the township of Trimbelle.

According to Pierce County authorities, John Worsing, 68, of Beldenville was driving north on J when he hit a bear in the road.

The passenger, Ladonna Worsing, 66, was injured in the crash.

She was taken to a Stillwater, Minnesota hospital with unknown injuries.


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