West Bend Crossing Guard Injured

A 93-year-old West Bend crossing guard is recovering from a back injury she suffered trying to avoid two vehicles that crashed on the second day of school. The guard was waiting for children at an intersection Wednesday morning when the collision occurred. The vehicles spun toward her and in trying to avoid them she fell and injured her back. She was taken to St. Joseph’s Hospital for treatment. The two drivers were not injured and no children were present when the crash occurred.