Driver Injured in Semi Rollover Crash
March 25, 2009
Contact: Elise Schaffer, PIO
Phone: (608) 284-6142
At approximately 4:52 am, Dane County Sheriff’s Deputies, along with Mount Horeb Police, Fire, and EMS, responded to US Highway 18/151, approximately .5 of a mile east of State Highway 92, Town of Springdale, for a semi rollover crash.
David R. Aronson, age 24, from Ashland WI, was operating a Freightliner, eastbound on US Highway 18/151, when he lost control and the semi rolled over. The crash caused the eastbound lanes of US Highway 18/151 to be completely blocked. Eastbound traffic was rerouted to northbound State Highway 78, to eastbound County Highway ID, to US Highway 18/151. The scene of the crash was cleared at approximately 9:45 am.
Aronson was transported to UW Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The crash remains under investigation by the Dane County Sheriff’s Office.