Southwest Wisconsin authorities report that a Northeast Iowa man was involved in a 2 vehicle accident on the north edge of Prairie du Chien.


The Crawford County Communications Center received a report at about 10:15am Tuesday (June 1), of a two vehicle traffic accident on State Highway 35, at the intersection with Cliffwood Drive.

Get our free mobile app

An express van, driven by 64 year old Curtis Gerhard of Dubuque, was about to make a left turn off of Highway 35, when it was rear-ended by an SUV driven by 53 year old Theresa Walsh of Prairie du Chien.

Walsh told officers that she became distracted by a dog that was inside the vehicle. Injuries were minor.

Walsh was charged with Inattentive Driving.

 

KEEP READING: What to do after a tornado strikes

 

 

READ MORE: Here are 10 ways to help others who are struggling right now