October 26, 2017: Daily News Release
The following incidents occurred on Wednesday, October 25th, 2017:
Motor Vehicle Crash-Property Damage:
At 7:56 AM, Deputies, along with Belleville Police Department, responded to a motor vehicle crash at the intersection of STH 92 and CTH W, Town Exeter.
Investigation revealed that a truck, operated by Travis J. Wealti, 28, of Belleville, was southbound on STH 92 when he failed to negotiate the curve, entered the ditch, and overturned. Wealti then fled the scene.
While the crash was being investigated, Wealti returned to the scene. Wealti advised that he was not injured and was wearing his seat belt. Wealti was cited for Fail to Maintain Control of a Motor Vehicle and Failure to Notify Law Enforcement of Crash. The truck had severe damage and was towed from the scene.
Motor Vehicle Crash-Hit & Run:
At 11:14 PM, Deputies responded to the STH 11 and STH 81 interchange, Town of Monroe, for a hit and run crash.
Investigation revealed that Kenneth L. Linck, 71, of Janesville, was traveling east on STH 11 and as he moved to the left lane, his vehicle was struck by an eastbound van that was beginning to merge onto STH 11. The driver of the van briefly stopped, then fled the scene. The van was described as silver in color and the temporary license plate was partially torn off.
Linck was not injured and was wearing his seat belt. The air bags did not deploy in his truck. Linck had minor damage to his truck and it was driven from the scene. Anyone with information on the case can contact the Sheriff’s Office at 608-328-9400.
Motor Vehicle Crash-Car vs. Deer:
Eric S. Rackow - N3900 block of CTH N, Town of Monroe
Matthew A. Brown - N4100 block of STH 69, Town of Monroe
Willie B. Simmons -, N7800 block of STH 69, Town of New Glarus
Patrol Sergeant Bernie Roidt #8
Green County Sheriff’s Office