One Dead In SUV vs Ag Sprayer Collision Near Markesan

(Markesan) One person was killed, and another seriously injured, after an SUV collided with an agricultural sprayer near Markesan. The accident occurred Wednesday night around 9pm on County Road A in the Town of Mackford. The northbound SUV struck the eastbound, self-propelled sprayer at the intersection with Hickory Road. Emergency responders arrived on scene to find both vehicles located in the ditch. The 73-year-old driver of the SUV was killed while his passenger, a 72-year-old woman, was flown from the scene with severe injuries. The operator of the sprayer sustained minor injuries but was not transported. County A was closed for over eight hours. The crash is being investigated by the Green Lake County Sheriff’s Office in conjunction with the Wisconsin State Patrol. Names of those involved are being withheld at this time.