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Dane County Sheriff's Office

Car vs. Semi Fatality Crash

March 09, 2010
Contact: Sgt. Kerry Porter Phone: (608) 284-6155 FAX: (608) 284-6043
Sheriff's Office

Madison, WI: Tuesday, March 9, 2010

At 7:39 p.m. Dane County Sheriff’s Office Deputies, Sun Prairie Fire and EMS, and Maple Bluff EMS responded to the intersection of USH 51 and Token Creek Ln. in the Town of Burke for a car vs. semi fatality crash.

The semi was pulling off of Token Creek Ln. onto USH 51. While in the northbound lane of USH 51, a collision occurred between the semi a northbound car. The driver of the car, and lone occupant, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

No additional information about the persons involved or the cause of the crash is available at this time. Personnel from the Dane County Sheriff’s Office Crash Reconstruction Team, Investigative Services Bureau, and Lab Evidence Technicians are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash at this time.

The northbound lanes of USH 51 in this area is currently closed to through traffic.


The Dane County Sheriff’s Office is seeking any additional information other drivers in the area at the time of the crash may be able to provide. Anyone who witnessed this crash is asked to call the Tipster Hotline at (608) 284-6900.