Grant Releases

By: News Release
Jul 28th, 2020

Two vehicle injury crash 

On July 21, 2020 at approximately 6:30 am, Dan Lyman, 39 of Fitchburg, was westbound on HWY 18 driving a 2007 International Semi owned by C3 Logistics in Montfort. Elise Levin, 28 of Montfort, was southbound on CTH I driving her 2004 Honda Accord. Elise pulled out from the stop sign at the intersection in front of the semi. The semi struck the car. Elise was injured in the crash and was transported to the hospital for her injuries. Elise's vehicle sustained major damage and was towed from the scene by Haase Towing. Dan was not injured in the crash. Dan's semi sustained major front end damage and was towed from the scene by Doan's Towing. Elise was cited for failure to yield right of way from a stop sign. Assisting at the scene was Montfort Fire and EMS, Iowa County Sheriff Office, Haase Towing and Doan's Towing.

One vehicle injury crash

On July26, 2020 at approximately 11:28 am, Breanna Mumm, 27 of Platteville, was driving her 2010 Nissan westbound on Snow Bottom RD in Wingville Township. Breanna came to the intersection of CTH G and did not notice the stop sign. Breanna did not stop at the intersection and drove through the intersection. Breanna crossed the road and went into a cornfield. Breanna and her 2 juvenile passengers and passenger Jerome Dyson, 32 of Platteville, were all transported by EMS to South West Health Center for various non-life threatening injuries. Breanna was cited for failure to stop at a stop sign. Assisting at the scene was Montfort Fire and EMS, Fennimore EMS and Haase Towing.

Motorcycle Crash

On July 26, 2020 at approximately 11:30 pm, Rob Janssen, 49 of Lancaster, was driving his 2001 Harley Davidson westbound on Wood Road in Fennimore Township. Rob crested a hill going too fast going into a curve. Rob lost control of his motorcycle and laid it down. Rob got a ride from someone at the scene and didn't report the crash until the next morning. Rob had some minor injuries and refused EMS. Rob was cited for failure to report a crash, hit and run, non-registration and too fast for conditions.