This is the 2009 Lincoln MKX driven by Lauran Korfhage, age 17 of Prescott, WI. Submitted photo
This is the 2009 Lincoln MKX driven by Lauran Korfhage, age 17 of Prescott, WI. Submitted photo

Submitted by Herman Kreig, Lieutenant, Pierce County Sheriff’s Office

ELLSWORTH, WI – On Saturday, January 26, 2019, at approximately 1:39 p.m., the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a single vehicle accident with injury near 1180th Street and 497th Avenue in Oak Grove Township.

Scene investigation determined that Lauran Korfhage, age 17 of Prescott, WI was operating a 2009 Lincoln MKX northbound on 1180th Street when she lost control of her vehicle, entered the ditch and struck a tree. 

Korfhage was transported from the scene by River Falls Area Ambulance Service to Regina Hospital in Hastings, Minnesota with undetermined injuries.

The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office was assisted on scene by the River Falls Area Ambulance Service and the Prescott Fire Department.