October 10, 2016: SHERIFF'S SPECIAL NEWS RELEASE
Today, the Green County Coroner has notified the Sheriff of the death of José L. Olivares (46), of Addison, Illinois, due to injuries sustained in an ATV crash on October 8, 2016.
At 11:00 PM on that date, Green County Deputies and Monroe Officers responded to an ATV crash on the Cheese Country Trail, just west of Monroe. They discovered that an ATV had collided with a tree adjacent to the trail and the operator was unresponsive. CPR was administered until relieved by the Monroe Fire Department and Green County EMS, and then subsequently conveyed to the UW Hospital via Med Flight. Alcohol is considered a factor in the accident. The investigation into the crash is being conducted by the Wisconsin DNR.
Authorized by Sheriff Mark A. Rohloff