Two-Vehicle Accident

Two vehicle crash on 151

On May 21, 2021 at approximately 11:35 pm the Grant County Sheriff's Office received a report of a single vehicle crash in the north bound lane of 151 near McAdam road. Deputies responded to the scene and observed a two vehicle accident with one party injured. The parties involved were Daniel Powell 18 of Cuba City, and Yin Zhang 63 of Platteville. It was determined that Powell and Zhang were traveling North bound on Highway 151 when Powell fell asleep at the wheel causing his vehicle to rear end Zhang's vehicle. Zhang's vehicle left the roadway and struck a rock wall before coming to rest in the ditch. Zhang was transported to Southwest Health center for treatment of her injuries. Powell refused treatment at the scene and was released.

Powell was cited for Inattentive Driving and Operating After Suspension. The Grant County Sheriff's Office was assisted on scene by Dickeyville EMS, Dickeyville Fire Department, and Donnie's Towing of Dickeyville.