4/18 Woman Arrested in Connection to Fatal Crash

On Wednesday the Washington County Sheriff’s Office took a 28 year-old West Bend woman into custody as a result of a continuing investigation into a fatal vehicle crash which occurred on January 23rd, 2014. According to a Sheriff's Department press release, The Sheriff’s Office has now completed an investigation which was confirmed through toxicology testing of the suspect. The crash occurred near the intersection of County Trunks A and  M in the Town of Farmington and resulted in the death of a 70 year-old Cedar Grove man. The man was pronounced dead at the scene after he became pinned between his truck and trailer which was rear-ended by the 28 year-old woman.The woman is currently incarcerated at the Washington County Jail and being held without bail on the following charges: Homicide by Intoxicated Use of a Motor Vehicle.Homicide While Operating with a Detectable Amount of Restricted Controlled Substance. Knowingly Operating While Suspended and Cause Death to Another Person. Possession of Controlled Substance. Possession of Marijuana  and Possession of  Drug Paraphernalia. The names of the deceased man and the 28 year old West Bend woman are not being released in accordance with the privacy protection act.
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Location : Farmington
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