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La Crosse motorcyclist hurt in Vernon Co. accident

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VIROQUA, Wis. (WXOW) - A La Crosse man is injured when his motorcycle collides with a delivery truck Saturday afternoon in Vernon County. 

According to the Vernon County Sheriff's Office, it happened on Highway 27 near Liberty Pole at 3 p.m.

A delivery truck driven by Randy D. Jacobson, 21, of La Crosse, was headed northbound and began turning left into a driveway. The sheriff's office said he didn't see two southbound motorcycles.

While the first motorcycle was able to miss Jacobson's truck, the second motorcycle, operated by Billy J.B. Pishaw, 45, hit the front driver's corner of Jacobson's vehicle. 

The sheriff's office said Pishaw suffered significant injuries. He was taken by ambulance to Vernon Memorial Hospital in Viroqua. 

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