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Dane County Sheriff's Office

Drunk Driver Rolls Vehicle Into Creek

May 22, 2009
Contact: Elise Schaffer, PIO Phone: (608) 284-6142 Email:
Sheriff's Office

At approximately 1:30 am, Dane County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a one-vehicle rollover crash on CTH DM, about .2 of a mile east of East Street in the town of Windsor. Cheri L. Karow, age 21 of Deforest, was traveling westbound on CTH DM when she lost control of her 1995 Pontiac Grand Prix and rolled it three times, coming to rest in a creek. Karow was transported by Deforest EMS to UW Hospital for the treatment of minor injuries. She was cited for OWI – 3rd Offense, Operating After Revocation (OAR) – 2nd Offense, and Failure to Maintain Control. ###