January 31, 2018: SHERIFF'S SPECIAL NEWS RELEASE
Updated News Release:
At noon today, we received notification from the Green County Coroner’s Office that Colton P. Van Marter (21), of Beloit, was pronounced dead after having succumbed to injuries from a traffic collision that occurred Sunday, January 28th, 2018. Van Marter’s vehicle had bypassed a stop sign on County Hwy T at State Hwy 81, south of Brodhead, and collided with an eastbound vehicle operated by Robin M. Smith (52), of Beloit, WI. Smith was also injured in the crash.
This incident is Green County’s first fatal crash of 2018.
Authorized by: Sheriff Mark A. Rohloff