Fatality Accident Near Town of Ixonia

(Ixonia) Deputies with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office responded Saturday at about 11:05am to the scene of a two-vehicle crash on HWY16 at the intersection with CTHWY SC in the Town of Ixonia. Initial investigations at the scene indicate that both vehicle were traveling west on HWY16, when the front vehicle reduced speed near the CTHWY SC intersection to perform a U-turn, when it was struck on the drivers side by the second vehicle. The operator of the first vehicle received fatal injuries with the operator of the second vehicle being transported to a local hospital with serious injuries. The incident is under investigation by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.
Assisting at the scene was the Wisconsin State Patrol, CP Railroad Police, Jefferson County Emergency Communications, Ixonia Fire Department, Ixonia EMS, Watertown EMS, Watertown Fire Department, and Jefferson County Medical Examiner.