February 04, 2014: Daily News Release
The following incident occurred February 3, 2014:
Motor Vehicle Crash:
At 7:11 p.m., Deputies responded to N4300 CTH E in the Town of Decatur, along with the Brodhead Fire Department, for a reported truck on fire. Robert A. Gadow, 54, Brodhead, was going northbound when he observed some smoke and flames coming from the left front wheel well. He pulled over and tried to extinguish the flames, but was unable to do so. The Brodhead Fire Department arrived on scene and extinguished the fire. The truck received minor damage and was driven to a local residence until the driver could take it to a garage. The driver was not injured and was wearing a seatbelt. There was no airbag deployment.
Sgt. Robert A. Werren Sr.