Three hospitalized after 151 crash Saturday

August 20, 2018

TOWN OF CHESTER — Three people were hospitalized after a two-car crash on U.S. Highway 151 early Saturday morning southwest of Waupun.

According to a press release from the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office, preliminary investigation showed that a Saturn Vue was traveling west on Oakwood Road and was attempting to cross over the northbound 151 lanes to turn southbound onto the highway. A Chrysler 300 was traveling northbound on 151, striking the Saturn.

The driver and lone occupant of the Saturn sustained serious injuries in the crash and was transported to Waupun Memorial Hospital by Lifestar EMS.

The driver and passenger of the Chrysler sustained minor injuries and were transported to Beaver Dam Community Hospital by Beaver Dam EMS.

The crash remains under investigation by the Wisconsin State Patrol and the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office.

Assisting at the scene were the Waupun Fire Department, Waupun Police Department, Lifestar EMS, Beaver Dam EMS, Wisconsin State Patrol, Dodge County Sheriff’s Office and DCERT.

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