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Beaver Dam couple injured in accident near Fox Lake

May 24, 2019

A Beaver Dam woman and man, both 71, were flown to University Hospital in Madison on Thursday after their vehicle was struck by a truck outside of Fox Lake.

According to the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office, the crash occurred on Highway A at Highway C in the township of Fox Lake at 1:50 p.m. The investigation shows that a 2012 Ford box truck was southbound on Highway C approaching Highway A. A 2018 Chevrolet Equinox was eastbound on Highway A. The box truck failed to stop at the stop sign and collided with the Equinox.

The driver of the box truck, a 61-year-old Juneau man, suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was transported to Beaver Dam Community Hospital. The driver of the Equinox, the 71-year-old Beaver Dam man, suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was transported to Beaver Dam Community Hospital and later was flown to University Hospital. The passenger of the Equinox, the 71-year-old Beaver Dam woman, was flown to Universtiy Hospital from the scene.

The Dodge County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to investigate this crash. Assisting at the scene was the Fox Lake Police Department, Wisconsin State Patrol, Fox Lake Fire and EMS, Randolph EMS, Beaver Dam Paramedics, Dodge County Highway Department and UW Med Flight.

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