Grant Fatality

By: News Release
Sep 10th, 2017

 Two Vehicle Crash results in Fatality

On 09-09-17 at approximately 5:08 pm the Grant county Sheriff's Office received a report of a severe crash occurring at the intersection of Hwy 35/61 and Hwy 81. John Fowler 49, Dickeyville and Jo Hering 48, Dickeyville were northbound on Hwy 35/61 in their 2000 Cadillac. Hersson Gonzalez 18, Bloomington was westbound on Hwy 81 in his 2002 Mercury. Gonzalez pulled out from a stop sign in front of the Fowler vehicle causing a collision. Gonzalez was pronounced deceased at Grant Regional Hospital By Grant County Coroner Ron Sturmer. Assisting at the scene was Lancaster Police Department, WI State Patrol, Lancaster fire, Lancaster EMS, and Potosi EMS. Bennetts Towing and Donnies Towing assisted in removal of the vehicles. The crash remains under investigation. This is the 7th fatality crash in Grant County for 2017.