Grant Fatality

By: News Release
Sep 11th, 2019

One vehicle rollover results in fatality 

On 09/09/2019 at approximately 7:12 p.m., the Grant County Sheriff's Office took a report of a one vehicle rollover with injury. Nathan Wachter, age 27 of Mt. Hope WI, was traveling westbound on County P in his 2012 Dodge Ram. Wachter failed to negotiate a curve, leaving the north side of the roadway. Wachter struck a tree, then rolled several times. Wachter was ejected and pinned under the vehicle. Wachter was extracted from underneath the vehicle by Bloomington Fire Department. Wachter was transported to Crossing Rivers ER, In Prarie du Chien by West Grant EMS. Wachter was later pronounced deceased at the hospital. Grant County Sheriff's Office was assisted by Bloomington Fire, Patch Grove Fire, West Grant EMS, Bagley First Responders, and Milo's Towing. The crash remains under investigation. 

This is the 7th person killed in a crash in Grant County for 2019 (Six crashes total, with 7 people killed)



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