Two hurt in motorcycle/deer collision near Ontario

Two were injured Sept. 8 when their motorcycle collided with a deer on County Highway ZZ, west of 23rd Court, in the town of Forest, rural Ontario. 

Sustaining non-life-threatening injuries, John Montgomery, 69, and Beverly Montgomery, 67, both of Nekoosa, Wis., were transported to Gundersen St. Joseph’s Hospital in Hillsboro. Both had been wearing helmets at the time of the crash. 

The Ontario EMS and the Ontario Fire Department assisted the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office at the scene. 

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