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Two injured in car-buggy crash, Vernon County Sheriff says

November 16, 2018

Two people were injured in Vernon County Wednesday when their Amish buggy was struck from behind by a car.

The crash happened at about 5:20 p.m. on Highway 82 near Maple Lane in the town of Union, the Sheriff’s Office said.

The report said Edward Chalupecky, 49, rural Hillsboro, was driving east on Highway 82 when his vehicle struck the eastbound buggy.

Levi Yoder, 28, and Mark Yoder, 20, both of rural Hillsboro, were taken to St. Joseph’s Hospital in Hillsboro with unspecified injuries.

Chalupecky was not injured.

The crash is under investigation; no charges were mentioned in the report.

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