Grant Releases

By: News Release
Nov 7th, 2018

On November 5th at approximately 4:43 pm, a Grant County Deputy was parked near the substation on County F near Hwy 18. While parked at the substation, the Grant County County Deputy heard a loud bang, he looked up and observed two vehicle moving out of control with heavy damage to both vehicles. A 2006 Ford Explorer operated by Erica Dedrich, age 28 of Lone Rock, was east bound on Highway 18 when Janice Klar, age 64 of Stitzer, was at the stop sign on county Road F, in her 2006 Pontiac Vibe. Janice pulled away from the stop sign in front of Erica's vehicle and the collision occurred. Janice was trapped and suffered injuries to her left side. She was extricated by the Fennimore Fire Department and Transported to Grant Regional by Fennimore EMS. The crash remains under investigation.

On November 6th at approximately 8:08 a.m., the Grant County Sheriff's Office responded to a two vehicle crash on Stanton road just north of County O. Gary Henry, age 57 of Platteville, was operating his 2003 Dodge Caravan northbound while Emma Udelhofen, age 18 of Potosi, was operating a 2007 Buick Lucerne south bound. The Henry vehicle crossed the center line and entered the southbound lane of travel. The Henry vehicle struck the Udelhofen vehicle in the front passenger side while in the southbound lane of travel. This crash remains under