Jan. 18, 2017 – Slinger, WI – A semi traveling northbound on I41 crossed the median and crashed on the other side of the I system near Sherman Way. Washington County Sheriff Dale Schmidt said the accident happened just after 10 a.m. He said the semi driver choked on his soda, lost control of his rig, went through the median, across the southbound lanes of I41, through the ditch and the fencing.
The semi clipped the corner of the former Held’s Cheese building. The driver suffered minor injuries but was not transported. No other vehicles were involved in the accident.