Charges filed months after cyclist’s death

When it comes to car and truck-related fatalities, sometimes, the initial situation isn’t what it appears. This is true for the family of a Wisconsin woman who was struck and killed by a linen truck accident while out for a 60 mile bike ride in the afternoon in summer of 2017. In somewhat of a […]

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1 killed, 2 seriously injured in Wisconsin car accident

This time of year is often a special one for many families in Wisconsin and across the country. Many will spend a great deal of time following old traditions and creating new ones as they celebrate the holidays. Unfortunately, one family is now left planning a funeral after a fatal car accident took the life of […]

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All about OWI charges in Wisconsin

Everybody knows about drunk driving and intoxicated driving. This includes the potential impacts it can have and the fact that it’s illegal. However, many charged with OWI didn’t realize they were over the legal limit, or that their actions would be considered breaking the law. However, ignorance is not a valid defense to OWI. So, […]

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Where do Breathalyzers come from and how do they work?

Did you know that a former police officer turned college professor invented the first breath-testing machine? Dr. Robert Borkenstein, the accepted father of the Breathalyzer, wanted to find a way for law enforcement officials to determine whether someone had enough alcohol in his or her system to be drunk without a blood sample. That was in 1954. […]

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Wisconsin Girl Scout returns home after serious car crash

In most communities in Wisconsin, there are people who are dedicated to community service. This dedication can be displayed in many ways, but for one Girl Scout troop it was shown through the adoption of a highway. The troop picked up trash in the area they adopted. Unfortunately, their gesture turned to tragedy due to […]

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How to avoid getting bitten by a dog this holiday season

The holiday season can be stressful for people and their pets, and the stress of holiday events can cause even well-behaved dogs to lash out. Most dog bites happen to people who are already familiar with the dog, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Although many people are used to being around […]

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Loved one’s wrongful death in truck accident could be compensable

Many people’s worst nightmare is the thought of losing a loved one unexpectedly. For some, this nightmare turns into a harsh reality when their loved one is killed in a truck accident. These things are rarely foreseeable and are completely unexpected. So where does a family go from here when they lose a key person […]

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Multi-vehicle crash in Wisconsin leads to drunk driving claim

When people are involved in a car accident, the adrenaline of the moment could cause them to react in ways that are out of character. However, it may be easy for this somewhat reflexive reaction to be misinterpreted by law enforcement officials. In fact, police in Wisconsin believe that drunk driving was a factor in a […]

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Four dead after fatal highway pedestrian crash

A recent Wisconsin vehicle accident has made national headlines for the tragic outcome it included. Several young girls associated with the Girl Scouts and an adult were picking up garbage in a highway ditch near Lake Hallie when a pick-up truck left the road and collided with them. Three of the youths and the adult […]

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Wisconsin fatal accident allegedly caused by failure to yield

A driver likely makes hundreds of decisions while navigating Wisconsin roadways. Many of these decisions are relatively unimportant, but others may have life-or-death consequences for both the individual and those he or she may encounter. In fact, police believe that a driver’s failure to yield the right-of-way resulted in a fatal accident. The accident happened […]

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