On May 2, 2014 at 9:25 pm the Crawford County Sheriff’s Department was notified of a one vehicle traffic crash with injuries on Old State Hwy 60 in the Township Bridgeport, approximately six tenths of a mile east of State Highway 60.
Emily M. Fishler age 16 of Prairie du Chien and her passenger Lacy L. Walters age 16 of Wauzeka were traveling east on Old State Highway 60 in a 2003 Chrysler Town and Country van. Fishler was negotiating curve when a deer entered the roadway. Fishler swerved to miss the deer causing her to lose control of her vehicle. Fishler’s vehicle went off the south side shoulder and hit a tree stump causing the vehicle to overturn. Fishler’s vehicle also struck a traffic sign post before coming to rest.
Fishler and Walters both claimed injuries from the crash but refused medical treatment. Fishler’s vehicle sustained severe damage and was towed from the scene by Fishler’s family.
Assisting at the scene was Tri-State Regional EMS and Bridgeport Fire Department.
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