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Traffic Accidents: Jan. 28, 2015
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Monroe Police

MONROE - No injuries were reported in a two-vehicle accident on Wisconsin 69 and 30th Street. Major C. Rood, 35, Monroe, was cited at 4:48 p.m. Monday for failure to keep control of a vehicle after his vehicle hit a second vehicle driven by a 68-year-old woman from Monroe.

Green County Sheriff

MONROE - On Monday:

• Judy K. Curran, 57, rural Monroe, was uninjured in a deer vs. truck crash that occurred in the N4900 block of Jordan Center Road, Town of Jordan, at 6:58 a.m. Curran was southbound when a deer ran into the roadway and hit the front of her truck. The truck sustained damage to the front bumper and was driven from the scene.

• Heidi L. Rufenacht-Von Kaenel, 45, Monroe, was uninjured in a one-vehicle accident in the W4400 block of Wisconsin 59, Town of Sylvester, at 3:37 p.m. Rufenacht-Von Kaenel was eastbound when she lost control of her vehicle due to slippery road conditions and crossed into the westbound lane and then into the ditch hitting a fence post. The vehicle sustained severe driver's-side quarter panel damage. The vehicle was towed from the service and driven from the scene.

Lafayette County Sheriff


• A deputy responded at 9:29 a.m. to a vehicle in the ditch along Wisconsin 11, Shullsburg.

• A deputy responded to a vehicle in the ditch at 4:40 p.m. along U.S. 151, Township of Belmont.

• Michelle Godfrey, 36, Argyle, sustained minor injuries in a one-vehicle accident on North Broad Street, Village of Argyle, at 5:09 p.m. Godfrey reported hitting a tree with her vehicle due to the icy road conditions. The vehicle was towed from the scene. Argyle Ambulance and Argyle Fire Department assisted on scene.

• No injuries were reported in a two-vehicle accident on West Commerce Street, Village of Belmont. Hanna Reuter, 15, was backing out of a parking lot and hit a parked car owned by Richard Coulthard, 43, Belmont. Both vehicles sustained minor damage.

• A deputy was dispatched at 9:32 p.m. to a report of a hit-and-run accident on County KK, Gratiot Township.