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One injured when car crashes into ditch in Monroe Co.


SPARTA, Wisconsin (WXOW) - A Tomah man is injured when his car veers off a Monroe County road in rolls over in a ditch Thursday.

The one vehicle car crash happened in the Township of Byron which resulting in injuries to 53- year-old Ronald J. Nockerts.

The crash happened when Mr. Nockerts was traveling on Co Highway PP. The highway in that section of the road was having maintenance done to it.

Mr. Nockerts car was going east when he overcorrected and went into a ditch. The car rolled over two to three times before it came to rest and the vehicle ended partially on the road and partially in the ditch. There were no passengers in the car.

He was wearing his seatbelt at the time and received non-life threatening injuries. Mr. Nockerts was transported to the Tomah Memorial Hospital and later transferred to Gundersen Health System in La Crosse.

The crash remains under investigation by the Monroe County Sheriff's Department. 
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