Grant Accident

By: News Release
Oct 2nd, 2019

1 vehicle crash with minor injuries 

On Sept. 30, 2019 at approximately 11:25 p.m., Ryan Flagel, age 27 of rural Prairie Du Chien, was traveling southbound on Hwy 35, just north of Kansas Rd., in the Town of Patch Grove. Flagel was operating his 2008 Ford Fusion and as he began to negotiate the curve, he ended up crossing the center line and he struck the ditch and a culvert on the east side of the road. Flagel's vehicle had severe damage as a result of the crash and had to be towed from the scene. Flagel suffered minor injuries, but refused transport. After further investigation, Flagel was arrested for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicants. Assisting the Grant County Sheriff's Office at the scene were the West Grant EMS, Bloomington Fire Department and B&M Towing out of Bloomington.