(Horicon) A Lake Mills woman was killed in a two-vehicle, head-on collision outside Horicon Wednesday afternoon. The crash occurred at 12:52pm as the 50-year-old was westbound on Highway 33 in the Town of Oak Grove. A Ford truck traveling east crossed the centerline striking her Buick sedan.
A 12-year-old passenger in the Buick sustained life-threatening injuries and was transported to Children’s Hospital Madison via LifeNet Air Methods. The 47-year-old Horicon man driving the truck suffered serious injuries and was flown to Aurora Summit Hospital in Oconomowoc by Flight for Life helicopter. A 44-year-old passenger in the truck was taken to Marshfield Medical Center Beaver Dam with minor injuries.
The crash remains under investigation by the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office and the Dodge County Medical Examiner. Assisting at the scene were Horicon EMS and Fire, Juneau EMS and Fire, Hustisford Fire, Beaver Dam Paramedics, LifeNet Air Methods, Flight for Life, DCERT, Horicon PD, and the Sheriff’s Office Chaplain.
It was the second fatal accident on Highway 33 in Dodge County in less than 24 hours. Two people were killed near Breezy Point Road outside Beaver Dam around 4pm on Tuesday, including a six-month old.