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Rodeo star critically injured after crash

Berquist undergoes multiple surgeries after crash

LaCROSSE - A local cowboy is recovering after a March 19 crash.

Caleb Berquist, 23, of LaCrosse, suffered significant and critical injuries Sunday night, March 19, when his side-by-side overturned on the family ranch.

The son of Shane and Kim Berquist, he is out of surgery, and his mother reports her son is on the mend and making daily progress.

"We are making a little bit of progress every day, which is good," Kim Berquiest said Friday. "He finally got fitted with a brace today, and we saw him sit up on the edge of the bed."

His family reports more movement in his lower extremities after he l...


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