October 11, 2013: Daily News Release
The following incident occurred on October 10, 2013:
At 5:20 a.m., Steven G. Maaske, 55, of Monticello, was southbound on STH 69, near Gutzmer Road, when a deer entered the roadway and collided with his vehicle. The vehicle sustained severe damage and was driven from the scene. The airbags did not deploy. Maaske advised he was wearing his safety belt and was uninjured.
At 3:06 p.m., Deputies responded to a two-vehicle crash on STH 81, at Joy Del Road, in the Town of Monroe. A truck operated by Mark A. West, 50, Monroe, had stopped in the westbound lane of traffic on STH 81, due to a westbound vehicle ahead of him waiting for eastbound traffic to clear before making a left turn onto Joy Del Road. A car operated by James A. Larson, 63, Monroe, was also going westbound on STH 81. Larson was looking at the farm machinery going eastbound on STH 81 and did not realize that traffic ahead of him had stopped. Larson's vehicle then collided with West's vehicle. No-one was injured and all were wearing seatbelts. There was no airbag deployment. Larson's vehicle received moderate damage and West's vehicle received minor damage. Both vehicles were driven from the scene by the operators.
Probation & Parole Violation / Arrest:
At 3:58 p.m., Deputies arrest Loren C. Bowen, 26, of Albany, on a Probation Violation at the Green County Justice Center. Bowen was jailed.
Patrol Sgt. Robert A. Werren Sr. #8
“Pursuant to the directive of the WI Supreme Court, Trial Publicity, you are advised that a charge is merely an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty”.