October 14, 2017: Daily News Release
The following incidents occurred on Friday, October 13th, 2017:
Motor Vehicle Crash & OWI
At 9:15 AM, Deputies, along with Brodhead Police Department and Brodhead EMS, responded to a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of STH 104 & STH 11, in the Town of Decatur.
An investigation revealed that David K. Gallman, 53, of Evansville, was eastbound on STH 11, attempting to turn north on STH 104, when he was struck by a truck that failed to stop at the stop sign, which was operated by James W. Burchard, 55, of Brodhead. Neither Gallman nor Burchard were injured in the crash. Burchard was arrested for Operating While Under the Influence (alcohol) - 4th Offense. Burchard was also cited for Operating After Revocation and Failure to Stop at a Stop Sign. Burchard was jailed pending court. The Brodhead Police Department handled the motor vehicle crash.
Patrol Sergeant Bernie Roidt #8
Green County Sheriff’s Office