One person killed in car crash in the town of Albion
TOWN OF ALBION—One person was killed and another fled the scene on foot Saturday night after a single-vehicle rollover crash on Hillside Road near County A in Dane County.
Preliminary investigation by the Dane County Sheriff's Office indicated that a 2004 Infinity four-door sedan was northbound on Hillside Road at an "extremely high rate of speed" when it lost control, according to a news release.
One occupant of the vehicle was thrown from the vehicle and died at the scene. A second occupant fled the scene on foot through an adjacent field, according to witnesses.
The Dane County Sheriff's Office responded to the crash at about 5:32 p.m. Crash reconstruction specialists from the Wisconsin State Patrol also assisted.
The crash remains under investigation.
Last updated: 11:24 pm Saturday, May 10, 2014