Dodge County Traffic Deaths Up Substantially In 2017

Traffic deaths in Dodge County increased substantially in 2017. The County finished with 21 compared with 12 in 2016. Two people were killed in a three-vehicle accident on County Road R on the last day of the year. According to Department of Transportation statistics the five-year average for traffic deaths in Dodge County is 11. In a Facebook post Dodge County Sheriff Dale Schmidt called the 21 traffic deaths in 2017 too many.