Two people were hurt in separate accidents over the past couple of days. According to the Waupaca County Sheriff’s Office, 84 year old Shirley A. Travnicek of Clintonville suffered minor injuries when the car she was driving Saturday afternoon drifted off State Highway 22 in the Town of Larrabee near Lunz Road. The car went down an embankment, hit a tree and two milk cooler tanks. Travnicek was taken by ambulance to ThedaCare– Shawano Hospital for treatment.
On Friday afternoon, 48 year old Jennifer J. Falke of Waupaca was operating a utility vehicle eastbound on Waupaca Street in Fremont. A westbound truck driven by 31 year old Maxwell Brisky of Fremont crossed over into the eastbound lane and hit the utility vehicle, according to sheriff’s department reports. The report says Brisky may have fallen asleep at the wheel. Falke suffered minor injuries in the accident, and was taken by ambulance to ThedaCare–Waupaca Hospital.