Highway: US 51 NB
Location: RAMSEY RD
At 9:45 PM on Sunday November 03, 2013 a crash occurred on US 51 NB at RAMSEY RD in
COLUMBIA County near DE FOREST.
Assisting agencies included COLUMBIA CO SHERIFF, COLUMBIA CO HIGHWAYS, DEFOREST
AND SUN PRAIRIE FIRE, MEDFLIGHT, and DANE CO SHERIFF.
The crash involved 1 fatality and 1 injury. Vehicle and occupant information, if available, is on
The details of the crash are as follows:
A TWO-VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED INVOLVING ONE SEMI UNIT AND ONE SUV. THE SEMI
UNIT WAS TRAVELING NORTH ON HWY 51 AND STRUCK THE SOUTHBOUND SUV AS THE
SUV ATTEMPTED TO TURN EAST ONTO CTH DM.
THE DRIVER OF THE SUV WAS TRANSPORTED BY MEDFLIGHT TO THE UW HOSPITAL IN
MADISON. THE PASSENGER OF THE SUV WAS FATALLY INJURED.
THE DRIVER OF THE SEMI WAS NOT INJURED.
THE CRASH IS CURRENTLY UNDER INVESTIGATION BY THE STATE PATROL.