Three transported to hospital after crash on Highway 73

On July 16 at about at 9:32 a.m. a two-vehicle sideswipe crash was reported on State Highway 73, Town of Oasis.

According to the Waushara County Sheriff’s crash report, Kyle Leonardt, 21, Nekoosa, was traveling northbound on 12th Court when he stated he fell asleep and crossed the southbound lane striking another vehicle driven by Glenn Skerven, 70, Waukesha. Skerven’s vehicle stopped in the southbound lane, while Leonardt’s vehicle came to a rest on the driver’s side in the west ditch.

Leonardt as well as Glenn Skerven and his passenger, Julia Skerven, 69, were transported by Waushara County EMS to ThedaCare Medical Center-Wild Rose for suspected minor injuries. Two citations were issued.