(Beaver Dam) One person was killed in a single vehicle crash in the town of Beaver Dam Sunday morning. Read the full press release:
On 03-19-2023 at approximately 12:26 a.m., Dodge County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to a traffic crash on US Highway 151 on-ramp at County Highway B, in the Township of Beaver Dam, Dodge County, Wisconsin.
Initial investigation showed that a 64 year old male was operating a 2011 Chrysler van north on the US Highway 151 off-ramp to County Highway B. The Chrysler traveled through the intersection of County Highway B, striking a sign in the median and entered the east shoulder and ditch to the USH 151 on-ramp north of County Highway B. The Chrysler traveled down the embankment, striking a fence and a tree.
The male driver (sole occupant) of the Chrysler was transported to the Marshfield Medical Center in Beaver Dam and was pronounced deceased by the Dodge County Medical Examiner’s Office.
Assisting with the crash were Beaver Dam Paramedics, Beaver Dam Fire Department, Beaver Dam Police Department, Dodge County Medical Examiner’s Office, and the Dodge County Crash Investigation Team.
The crash remains under investigation by the Dodge County Medical Examiner’s Office and the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office.
Questions may be directed to Sheriff Dale J. Schmidt.