Head Injury After Beach Ball Fight
Touch and go for a young guy who suffered a pretty severe head injury this week-end in downtown La Crosse after a bar scuffle. Cops say the victim was punched by Jeffrey Eggebakken, a 23 year-old La Crosse guy. Eggebakken hit the guy hard enough to knock him over a snowbank so that he hit his head on the street. Witnesses coraled the drunk and belligerent Eggebakken long enough for cops to get there. The victim suffered a fractured skull and a subdural hematoma. The injury was the end result of a bar time fight over a beach ball.