Two Hurt In Dodge County Accident
A 53-year-old Oshkosh woman was flown to Theda Clark Regional Medical Center after the SUV she was in overturned on I-41 near a construction zone in the Town of Lomira this morning. Dodge County Sheriff’s officials say 59-year-old Abelardo Lopez of Oshkosh failed to slow for traffic in the construction area south of State Highway 67. In trying to avoid hitting another vehicle he lost control and the SUV overturned coming to rest on its wheels in a ditch. He suffered minor injuries and was treated at the scene. His passenger Imelda Lopez suffered non-life threatening injuries and Flight for Life flew her to Theda Clark. Investigators say inattentive driving and failure to have control of the vehicle were factors in the crash, which was reported at 7:48 a.m.