Grant Accidents

One Vehicle crash

On Sunday, July 11, 2021 at approximately 11 A.M. the Grant County Sheriff's Office was notified of a vehicle in the median on Hwy 151 just north of Dickeyville. Upon arrival and speaking with the operator Chase Roehm, age 25 of Davenport, IA, he stated he fell asleep. The vehicle left the roadway traveled into the median causing the vehicle to go airborne before coming to a rest. The vehicle received front end & undercarriage damage. The vehicle was removed by Donnie's Tire & Tow. Roehm had a passenger that was transported by Dickeyville Rescue to Mercy with a possible knee injury. Roehm will be cited for Inattentive Driving.

Car vs Barn Crash

On July 12, 2021 at approximately 9:55pm the Grant County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a vehicle vs barn crash located on East Glen Rd in the Township of Glen Haven. Dominik McVay, age 17 from Mineral Point, was traveling eastbound on East Glen Rd in his 2011 Nissan Rogue. McVay was lost due to the road construction in the area. While driving on East Glen Rd, McVay was looking at his phone for directions. McVay did not see the ninety degree curve in the roadway and left the roadway, struck a barn, went all the way through the barn, and then struck a large concrete barrier/cattle feeder. Then vehicle displaced the cattle feeder and eventually came to rest. The vehicle sustained very heavy damages on the front of the vehicle. MyVay was wearing his safety belt and only sustained minor injuries. The vehicle was removed by B&M Auto Tire and Towing of Bloomington. MyVay was cited for Inattentive Driving. There were no cattle in the barn at the time of the crash. They had been moved from the barn only hours before the crash.