Waushara County accidents report

6/04/18: A one-vehicle hit-and-run accident occurred at 9:31 pm on Covered Bridge Rd, Town of Springwater. An unknown unit struck Michael W. Johnson, 47, Wild Rose, while he was running on the roadway. 6/13/18: A one-vehicle accident occurred at 8:37 pm on 3rd Ln, Town of Coloma. Michael J. Myers, 13, Omaha, NE., was operating on roadway at full speed. Meyers attempted to turn and the vehicle overturned. 7/03/18: A one-vehicle accident occurred at 11:55 am on CTH E southbound, Town of Warren. Dennis A. Oltesvig, 62, Redgranite, was traveling southbound on County Road E when he entered the west shoulder. Oltesvig lost control of the motorcycle and drove through the ditch. Oltesvig was then thrown from the motorcycle, causing injury, and then the motorcycle cane to rest in the west ditch of County Road E. 7/03/18: A two-vehicle accident occurred at 6:34 pm on STH 22, Town of Wautoma. Cynthia M. Weber, 56, Baraboo, was slowing down while traveling north on State Road 22 to turn west on County Road O. Weber and her passenger said they were using their turn signal, indicating they were going to be turning left. James Arthur Griesbaum, 76, Beaver Dam, was traveling north behind Weber on State Road 22. Griesbaum went into the southbound lane of traffic to pass Weber as Weber was slowing. Weber began to turn and was struck by Griesbaum in the front left side. Griesbaum was passing in a No Passing Zone.

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