Girl scout critically injured in Wisconsin crash released from hospital

Madalyn Zwiefelhofer Photo: KSTP
Madalyn Zwiefelhofer

November 28, 2018 07:45 PM

A girl scout who was critically injured in a crash that killed three other scouts and a troop leader has been released from the hospital.

The Girl Scouts of the Northwestern Great Lakes announced on Facebook that Madalyn Zwiefelhofer is in the care of her family at home.

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"Please join us in this moment of happy gratitude in wishing Madalyn and her family the very best in her continued recovery," the organization wrote on Facebook.


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Sara Schneider and her daughter, Haylee Hickle, were killed along with Jayna Kelley and Autumn Helgeson when a pickup truck crashed into the group as they picked up trash on a western Wisconsin county road Nov. 3.

The driver, 21-year-old Colten Treu, has been charged with four counts of homicide by intoxicated use of vehicle, four counts of hit-and-run involving death, one count of hit-and-run involving great bodily harm, one count of bail jumping and one count of intentionally abusing a hazardous substance.

Officials said Treu was huffing air duster before the crash.

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