Farm utility truck crash on Hwy 73 near Wautoma claims life
On Aug. 26 at 8:14 a.m., a one-vehicle crash occurred on State Rd 73/County Rd C just outside of the City of Wautoma. The Waushara county Sheriff’s Office, Wisconsin State Patrol and Wautoma Fire and EMS were on scene. The driver was operating a farm utility truck and was traveling southbound on Hwy 73 when they failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway, traveled into a ditch, and rolled several times. The driver, 55-year-old Scott L. Martinson, was not wearing a seat belt and was pronounced deceased at the scene. The crash remains under investigation by the Wisconsin State Patrol.