Fatal Dodge County Accident Between Car And Semi

A fiery accident Wednesday morning between a semi and car in the Town of Ashippun resulted in the death of the passenger car driver. Dodge County Sheriff’s officials say the man driving the 2002 Pontiac failed to stop for stop sign at the intersection of Town Road MM and State Highway 67. The Pontiac was struck by the semi when it entered the intersection. The man driving the car was ejected and died at the scene. The semi and its box trailer burst into flames and left the road striking several trees. The 52-year-old woman driving the semi was taken to Aurora Hospital in Summit with non-life threatening injuries. Deputies responded to the crash at 8:32 a.m.