Grant Accident

Two vehicle crash - no injuries.

On Saturday, May 1, 2021 at approximately 9:16 a.m., the Grant County Sheriff's Office received a call of a two vehicle crash on STH 81 just north of Bast Lane. Bakary Saidykhan (55) of Platteville was traveling north in his 2004 Honda Accord when he stopped in the lane of traffic for a riding lawn mower that he thought was going to drive out into the roadway. James D. Bendickson (33) of Platteville was also traveling north in his 2017 Jeep Wrangler and didn't notice Saidykhan's vehicle stopped in the lane of travel. Bendickson attempted to avoid a crash but ended up crashing into the left rear corner of Saidykhan's vehicle. No one was injured in the crash. Saidykhan's vehicle received moderate damage. Bendickson's vehicle received minor damage. Both were able to be driven from the scene.