February 02, 2018: Daily News Release
The following incidents were reported on Thursday, February 1st, 2018:
Motor Vehicle Crash-Personal Injury:
At 11:24 PM, Deputies, along with Brodhead Police Department, Brodhead Fire Department, and Brodhead EMS, responded to a one-vehicle crash with injuries in the W500 block of STH 81, Town of Spring Grove. Investigation revealed that Jody L. Ward, 46, of Beloit, was westbound on STH 81 when she lost control of her and struck a utility pole. Ward’s vehicle then overturned and started on fire. Ward was able to exit the vehicle. The Brodhead Fire Department extinguished the fire.
Ward was wearing a seat belt. The air bags deployed in the vehicle. Ward was injured in the crash and was transported by Brodhead EMS to Janesville Mercy. Ward was cited for Operating After Revocation 3rd Offense (Criminal), Failure to Keep Vehicle under Control, Unreasonable and Imprudent Speed, and Unsafe Lane Deviation. Ward was released pending court. The vehicle had severe damage and was towed from the scene.
Patrol Sergeant Bernie Roidt #8
Green County Sheriff’s Office