January 27, 2014: Daily News Release
The following occurred on Sunday, January 26, 2014:
At 1:47 AM, Deputies responded to the N2400 block of Bethel Road, Clarno Township, for a vehicle in the ditch. Investigation resulted in Kate L. Poppe, 20, of Monroe, being cited for Operating While Intoxicated, 1st Offense, Operating with a Prohibited Alcohol Concentration, and Operating Too Fast for Conditions. She was released to a responsible party pending court.
At 1:04 PM, Deputies responded to the W3700 block of CTH F, Mt. Pleasant Township, for a two-car crash. Investigation revealed that John R. Anderson, 49, of Monticello, was eastbound and was slowing to turn into a residence. A vehicle operated by Rodney W. Haraldson, 49, of New Glarus, was also eastbound and attempted to pass Anderson’s vehicle. Anderson’s vehicle then struck Haraldson’s vehicle, causing it to enter the ditch and become stuck. Anderson’s vehicle sustained moderate damage and was driven from the scene. Haraldson’s vehicle also received moderate damage and was driven from the scene. No airbags were deployed in either vehicle. Both operators were wearing safety belts and were uninjured. Anderson was warned for no stop lamps. Haraldson was warned for passing in a double yellow zone.
Deputy Andrew T. Kulas #17