Sunday, August 20th

A Black River Falls woman was arrested Wednesday for a hit and run accident that took place in the early morning hours of Saturday, May 20, striking a woman in Hixton near 130 W. Main Street.

Kristine Eddy, 31, of Black River Falls has been arrested on a felony charge of hit and run. Eddy is being held at the Jackson County jail on these charges and a probation/parole violation.

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office received the emergency 911 call at 2:48 a.m. Saturday, May 20.

Hixton First Responders, Black River Falls Ambulance and Jackson County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to the scene.

Once on scene, the victim was found suffering from a possible broken leg and ankle injury.