Fatal Accident in Rock County



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Brief Synopsis:  

On 05-01-21 at 2:40 am, officers and paramedics responded to the intersection of E. Court St and Atwood for a single vehicle accident. Upon arrival, officers located the vehicle in question occupied only by the driver who was unresponsive.

Janesville Paramedics arrived on scene and assisted with patient care. During patient assessment it was determined that the patient was deceased and pinned in the vehicle.

Initial investigation determined the vehicle was west on E. Court St approaching Jackman St when the driver failed to negotiate the curve. The vehicle traveled onto the terrace before striking a tree. S

peed is suspected of being a significant contributing factor to the crash.

The identity of the occupant is not being released pending proper notifications to the family.






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