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River Falls ATV rollover sends 1 to hospital

Emergency personnel help two River Falls residents who were ejected from an ATV Saturday, April 6 near River Falls. Photo courtesy of Pierce County Sheriff's Office

A driver and a passenger were ejected from an all-terrain vehicle which rolled over Saturday, April 6 at 5:36 p.m., sending the driver to the River Falls Area Hospital with undetermined injuries.

The driver, 55-year-old John Kees from River Falls, was transported to the hospital by the River Falls Ambulance service.

His passenger, 53-year-old Tiffany Rasumussen from River Falls, was left uninjured.

According to a news release from the Pierce County Sheriff's Office:

Kees was operating the Honda ATV up a wooded hill near N7971 747th St. in River Falls when the vehicle rolled over and ejected both riders.

The Pierce County Sheriff's Office was assisted by River Falls EMS, River Falls Fire and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.