Waushara County accident report
6/24/18: A four-vehicle accident occurred at 9:38 pm on Main Street/ STH 22 southbound, Village of Wild Rose. Cody Lee Fahrenkrug, 21, Coloma, was traveling southbound on Main street, when his boat trailer struck 3 vehicles owned by Daniel J. Kachelmeier, 63, Wild Rose, and Tammy S. Smith, 34, Wild Rose. Fahrenkrug pulled over to the side of the road and stopped. Fahrenkrug was taken into custody for OWI. Fahrenkrug stated that he believed the boat trailer blew a tire, which caused the trailer to hit the other vehicles. 6/26/18: A one-vehicle accident occurred at 11:37 am on NA W. North St/STH 73 southbound, Village of Plainfield. Michael Phillips, 61, Bancroft, was traveling east on Hwy 73 at Woodward Ave when he fell asleep. Phillips veered off the roadway right and went up over the curb. Phillips travelled approximately 50 feet and struck a light pole on the southwest side of the intersection. Phillip’s vehicle continued forward across the intersection. Phillips awoke and attempted to stop and hit the curb on the east side of the intersection, which led to the vehicle stopping. Phillips stated he worked late and had to get up early, which led to him falling asleep. Citations were issued for inattentive driving. 6/30/2018: A two-vehicle accident occurred on IH 39 southbound, Town of Hancock. Abigail Marie Smedbron, 23, Madison, was traveling at high rate of speed in left southbound lane. Robert Allen Pulver, 67, Portage, was traveling in southbound left lane at approximately 76 mph. Smedbron ran into the back of Pulver, which led to Smedbron driving off the highway to the left into the grassy median. Smedbron traveled approximately 300 feet through the median and stopped. Pulver stopped at County Road C bridge. Smedbron has a suspended license. Witnesses stated Smedbron flew past them at a high rate of speed. Citations were issued to Smedbron, and the vehicle was towed. Deer Accidents: 6/25/18: 9:29 pm on Cypress Ave, Town of Dakota. Timothy Cox, 57, Berlin. 6/26/18: 6:25 am on STH 73 northbound, Town of Oasis. Taylor Aumann, 32, Plover. 6/27/18: 11:25 am on STH 49 southbound, Town of Bloomfield. Robert Oswald Dix, 80, Iola.