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Two injured in weekend car-motorcycle accidents


Two Pierce County men were hospitalized following separate car versus motorcycle accidents this past weekend.

On Friday evening, Jeffery Jilk, 37, River Falls, who was traveling north on County Road CC, attempted to turn his 1999 Nissan Altima into a private driveway when it was struck by a 1985 Yamaha motorcycle driven by Joseph Whirry, 38, Spring Valley, who was traveling south.

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Judy Wiff
Judy Wiff has been regional editor for RiverTown’s Wisconsin newspapers since 1996. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and sociology from UW-River Falls. She has worked as a reporter for several weekly newspapers in Wisconsin.
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