Motor vehicle accident
There was a one vehicle accident on Thursday, May 19, 2011, at 6:55 p.m. on Hwy #20 approximately 1 mile west of Dike.
Driver : Chad Laurich, age 24, Marquette, Michigan driving 2007 Chevrolet pick-up, $30,000 damage.
Passenger: Matt Roth, age 31, Millwaukee, Wisconsin.
Passenger: Shawn LeMere, age 35, Cecil, Wisconsin.
All 3 transported to Covenant Hospital in Waterloo.
Laurich was eastbound on Highway #20 when he apparently left the roadway, struck a bridge guardrail, went airborne, struck embankment and flipped over into a creek.
The accident was investigated by the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office and the accident remains under investigation. Assisting were Dike Fire Dept. and Ambulance and Stout Fire Dept.