There has been an accident in the Town of Sterling in Vernon County. Sheriff John B. Spears reports the accident occurred on December 16 around three in the afternoon. 65-year-old Cheryl Hosemann of Ferryville was traveling on Highway 82 near the intersection of County Highway N when she lost control of her vehicle on the snow covered road.  Hosemann’s vehicle left the highway and came to rest in the ditch. Hosemann was injured in the crash and taken to Vernon Memorial Hospital. Hosemann was wearing seatbelt  at the time of the crash. Assisting at the scene were the Wheatland Fire Department, and Tri State Ambulance. The accident remains under investigation by the Vernon County Sheriff’s Department.