February 02, 2016: SHERIFF'S SPECIAL NEWS RELEASE
Traffic Fatality on 02/01/2016 at 8:14 PM:
Green County Sheriff Deputies were summoned to the (north) intersection of County Hwy C and Hwy J, in the Town of Adams, for a single motor vehicle crash. A passing motorist had discovered that a pickup truck had left the roadway and collided with a tree in the west ditch line. Argyle Fire Department and EMS were dispatched, along with Green County EMS. The driver was subsequently pronounced dead at the scene by the Green County Coroner’s Office. Reports indicated the driver’s stopping ability at the “T” intersection was likely affected by heavy fog and a wet pavement surface. The seatbelt was used and airbags had deployed. Identification of the driver is being withheld pending family notification. This represents Green County’s second traffic fatality of 2016.
Authorized by: Sheriff Mark A. Rohloff