Dozens of Accident and Runoffs

2/11/12 – The region recorded a couple inches of snow yesterday. Beaver Dam and Watertown had a total of three inches from the storm while Jefferson recorded two-and-a-half. Dodge County Sheriffs Department Director of Communications Scott Smith says there were a dozen runoffs and at least 21 motor vehicle accidents since the snow started falling late yesterday morning. At 3:20pm, there was an accident with injuries reported on County Road E near Horicon. Just before 4pm, a two-vehicle, head-on collision resulting in injuries occurred in the Town of Trenton on County C at Jersey Road. A semi jack knifed on the Highway 151 off ramp at County Road G just after 2pm and portions of the southbound lanes were closed to remove the truck from the ditch. In the morning, a deputy stopped to assist a motorist on Highway 41 near Lomira and his squad car was struck by a passing vehicle. There were no injuries.