Richland County Sheriff James J. Bindl reports at 2:49pm on Saturday May 14, 2016, the Richland County Communications Center received a 911 call of a roll over accident on County Hwy A about 3 miles west of St Hwy 80. Richland County EMS, Richland Center Fire and the Richland County Sheriff’s Department responded to the scene. It was discovered that a passenger car had over turned, landing in the south ditch at that location. Two persons were pronounced dead at the scene by a Richland County Deputy Coroner.
Names of the deceased are being withheld pending notification of next of kin. The Wisconsin State Patrol has been called to assist. The investigation continues.
Other Agencies Involved: Richland County Sheriff’s Department, Richland County EMS, Baraboo EMS, Richland Center Fire, Richland County Coroner’s Office, and the Wisconsin State Patrol