Fatal ATV Crash

By: News Release
Aug 27th, 2019


On Saturday, August 24, 2019, at 9:50pm, the Grant County Sheriff's Office took a report of an ATV crash with injuries, on Marsha Ln., in the Town of Paris. Dickeyville EMS, Potosi EMS, Jamestown Fire Department and Potosi Fire Department all responded to the scene, along with Deputies from the Grant County Sheriff's Office and a Warden from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. The preliminary investigation showed that 27 year old David Post of rural Potosi, was traveling southbound on Marsha Ln., when he lost control of his Honda ATV, and was thrown from the vehicle. As a result of his injuries, Post was pronounced dead at the scene by the Grant County Coroner's Office. One of Post's dogs was also killed as a result of the crash as well. The crash remains under investigation by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.





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