Grant Accident

By: News Release
Mar 18th, 2017

On Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 3:58 P.M. The Grant County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to Hwy 80 & 11 near Gulers corner in Hazel Green Township for a two vehicle crash with entrapment & injuries.
As a result of the accident 80-year old DONALD PEEBLES of East Dubuque was traveling northbound on HWY 80 when he failed to yield while making a left turn into Gulers Bar & Grill Parking lot. Peebles struck 46-year old RONALD KRUSER of Hazel Green, who was traveling south on HWY 80 head on in the southbound lane. Peebles was treated at the scene and
transported to Finley Hospital in Dubuque IA, Kruser was extricated from his vehicle and transported to Mercy Hospital in Dubuque IA.  The airbags were deployed in both vehicles. The operators were wearing their seatbelts and both vehicles received heavy damage (totaled).  The Grant County Sheriff's Office was assisted by Hazel Green Police, Fire & Rescue, Wisconsin State Patrol and the Lafayette County Sheriff's Office. Peebles & Kruser vehicles were removed by Munyon's from Cuba City Peebles was cited for Failure to Yield while making a left hand turn causing great bodily harm