A Merrill area man received injuries Wednesday morning when his vehicles traveled off Highway 107 at the corner of Swede Road in the town of Merrill, Lincoln Co. The vehicles left the roadway and struck a tree, which caused the vehicle to overturn.
The vehicle was occupied by the driver Angus S. Edyburn. Edyburn was entrapped and was removed with the help of the Merrill Fire Department and the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office.
Edyburn was transported by Spirit Air to Aspirus Hospital in Wausau for treatment of unknown injuries.
Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash.