Grant Accidents

Two vehicle crash with minor inuries

On August 26, 2021 at approximately 6:49 pm, the Grant County Sheriff's Office was notified of a two vehicle crash on Bunker ridge Rd, Ellenboro Township. Courtney Bowen, 26 of Lancaster was westbound on Rexs Rd in her 2016 Chevrolet Equinox. Daniel Neal, 70 of Olathe Kansas was northbound on Bunker Ridge Rd in his 2019 GMC Terrain. Bowen entered the intersection at Bunker Ridge Rd and was t-boned by Neal. Bowen was cited for failure to yield right of way. Grant County was assisted on scene by Platteville EMS, Platteville Fire, and Arrow Towing of Lancaster.

Motorcycle Crash in Road Construction

On August 27, 2021 at around 8:15 pm, the Grant County Sheriff's Office was notified of a crash involving a motorcycle. Dean Bobisud, age 59 of Benton, was traveling south on Hwy 80 near the intersection of Hwy 11 through road construction on his 1993 Honda motorcycle . Bobisud lost control of his motorcycle and crashed. Bobisud was transported to Mercy for life threatening injuries by Hazel Green EMS. Assisting at the scene was Hazel Green Fire and Donnie's Towing. The crash remains under investigation.

Trailer sideswipes SUV on Maple Ridge Rd

On August 26, 2021 at approximately 8:39 pm, the Grant County Sheriff's Office received a report of a two vehicle crash on Maple Ridge Rd near Hwy 151. Michael Van De Weil, 74 of Platteville was westbound on Maple Ridge Rd in his 2006 Chevrolet Trailblazer. Shawn Fenn, 38 of Platteville was eastbound on Maple Ridge Rd in a 2002 Dodge Ram 3500 pulling a trailer. When the two vehicles met in a corner Fenn's trailer sideswiped the driver's side of Van De Weil. No injuries were reported. All involved parties were wearing their seat belts at the time of the crash.

Motorcycle Crash

On Saturday August 28, 2021, at 2:14 pm the Grant County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to a report of a motorcycle crash on County Rd X near County Rd C located in the Township of Wyalusing. Luci Neefe age 66 from Wisconsin Dells was driving 1995 Teal Harley Davidson motorcycle. Neefe was traveling east on Cty X, when she lost control of the motor cycle and crossed the center line. Neefe entered the left side ditch and struck an embankment. Neefe flipped off of the motor cycle and landed on her back. The motorcycle had disabling damage and was removed by B&M Tow of Bloomington. Neefe was transported to Crossing Rivers Hospital in Prairie Du Chein by West Grant EMS for injuries. The Grant County Sheriff's Office was assisted at the scene by Bagley First Responders and Bloomington Fire Department. The crash remains under investigation.


On August 29, 2021, at 7:15 A.M., the Grant County Sheriff's Office, along with with Lancaster Fire and EMS, were dispatched to Badger Rd and Meadow Brook Ln, (Little Grant Township) for a vehicle that was submerged in a stream at this location. Emergency personnel responded to the scene and located an unoccupied, 2012 BMW, which was submerged in the stream. While emergency crews were at the scene, the driver of the car, Adam Estrada, 25 of Belvidere IL., called the Sheriff's Office to report the crash. Upon making contact with Mr. Estrada, he stated the crash occurred last night, at 10:30 P.M. As a result of the crash investigation, Mr. Estrada was cited for Fail to Notify Police of an Accident, Hit & Run property adjacent to a roadway, and Fail to Maintain control. The vehicle was a total loss and was removed from the scene by Arrow Towing.