Hit & Run Leads To High Speed Chase

posted Feb 17, 2017, 6:34 AM by Ryan Quinn
A hit and run accident turned into a high speed chase and crash yesterday in Sawyer county.  

Just after 130pm, the State Patrol says the crash occurred on Wisconsin Highway 77, just west of Highway 63 near Hayward.  

The driver, a 35-year old man from Stone Lake, was flown to a Duluth Hospital with life threatening injuries, while a 46 year old man from Hayward who was a passenger in the car being chased, was taken to the hospital in Hayward with less serious injuries.  

Names of the injured have not been released, and the accident remains under investigation by the Wisconsin State Patrol