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By Joe Block 

Sauk Prairie ambulance rolls over, two injured

 

April 18, 2019

Mitchell Travis

Slippery roads and high winds caused this Sauk Prairie ambulance to flip on its side on Highway 78.

A Sauk Prairie ambulance rolled over April 11 on Highway 78 while responding to a call. Two of three EMTs suffered minor injuries.

At 10:18 a.m. the ambulance was dispatched to a rollover crash on Highway 12 north of County Road Z. 9 minutes later, the ambulance crew advised Sauk County that they had rolled over. While negotiating a curve on northbound Highway 78 in emergency mode, the ambulance began to slide on the slush and ice covered roadway. Buffeted by high winds, the ambulance slid across the roadway and onto the shoulder, where it overturned on its right side. A vehicle travelling...



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