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The Vernon County Sheriff’s Department reported a single vehicle accident in the village of La Farge that resulted in the death of one person on Friday, Dec. 22.

Logan R. (Jacobson) Connelly, age 23, of rural La Farge, was the driver and lone occupant of the vehicle. Connelly was not wearing a seat belt and was pronounced dead on the scene by the Vernon County Coroner’s Office.

At approximately 8:12 p.m., the Vernon County Sheriff’s Department communications center received a call of a single vehicle accident on Hwy. 131, just south of North Seelyburg Rd. in the village limits of La Farge. A vehicle left the roadway and drove through a building owned by Organic Valley Cooperative.

Also assisting at the scene were; La Farge Fire & Rescue, La Farge Police Department, and La Farge Public Works.

The crash remains under investigation by the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office.


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Dorothy Robson is editor of the Westby Times. Contact her at 608-637-5625.

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