November 17, 2016: Daily News Release
The following incident occurred on November 16, 2016:
Motor Vehicle Crash:
At 4:45 PM, Deputies responded to a motor vehicle crash on STH 81 at Voegeli Road, in the Town of Monroe. A vehicle, operated by Paul M. Dammen, 68, of Monroe, was stopped in the westbound lane of STH 81, attempting to turn left onto Voegeli Road. A second vehicle, operated by Christopher J. James, 23, of Argyle, was traveling west on STH 81. James reported being on the phone with a friend when he rear-ended the Dammen's vehicle. Dammen advised he was not injured and was wearing his seatbelt. There was no airbag deployment in the vehicle. The vehicle sustained minor rear-end damage. Dammen was able to drive the vehicle from the scene. James advised he was not injured and was wearing his seatbelt. There was airbag deployment in the vehicle. The vehicle sustained moderate front-end damage and was towed from the scene. James was cited for Inattentive Driving and released pending court.
Sgt. Robert A. Werren Sr. #8
Green County Sheriff’s Department