Local drivers crash, injured
A two-vehicle pileup in the town of River Falls at 12:45 p.m. Wednesday, July 28, resulted in both drivers getting hurt: Charles Delbert Hamilton, 79, and Mitchell Eggen, 16. Both live in the River Falls area.
Hamilton was pulling out of 862nd Street onto Hwy. 29 when he was struck by a westbound truck driven by Eggen.
River Falls ambulance crews took both from the scene to the hospital with undetermined injuries.
The crash is still under investigation.
Pierce County Sheriff's deputies were assisted at the scene by River Falls firefighters.