VERNON COUNTY Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – Two people are hurt following a motorcycle crash in the town of Whitestown. The Vernon County Sheriff’s Office says dispatch received a call around 1:30 yesterday reporting the motorcycle crash on County Road P.

Deputies say a deer ran out in front of the motorcycle. The driver, a man in his 70s, tried to avoid the animal but lost control and crashed. The man, along with his passenger, were taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Both were wearing helmets and protective riding gear at the time of the crash.