3/14/17 – A pedestrian was killed Monday night while walking on Highway 151 in the Town of Beaver Dam. The incident happened around 9:30pm near the intersection with Highway 33. Dodge County Sheriff Dale Schmidt says the preliminary investigation shows that a 19-year-old male was walking in the northbound, inside traffic lane, the left-hand lane, when he was struck by a semi-truck with a box trailer. The 19-year-old male was pronounced dead at the scene by the Dodge County Medical Examiner. The 46-year-old man driving the semi was not injured. There were no other vehicles or occupants involved in the crash. The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of family. The crash remains under investigation by the Dodge County Crash Investigation Team. The Dodge County Sheriff’s Office was assisted at the scene by Beaver Dam Police, Beaver Dam Fire Department and Paramedics, and the Dodge County Emergency Response Team.