FDL Man Injured in Crash, Cited for OWI

A 25-year-old man from Fond du Lac suffered serious
injuries in a crash early this (Sunday) morning. The Fond du Lac County Sheriff’s
Office was called to the scene at Highway 45 and Mill Road in the Town of
Empire just before 4:30 A.M. Investigators say Randy Mathers was driving north
on Highway 45 when he left the road and ended up in the ditch. Mathers was
pinned inside his car and had to be removed. He was flown by Flight for Life to
Theda Care Regional Medical Center in Neenah for treatment. The Sheriff’s
Office says alcohol was a factor in the crash and Mathers was cited for OWI. Assisting
at the scene were the City of Fond du Lac Fire Department and the Eden Fire
Department and First Responders.