Dec. 1, 2017- Big Cedar, WI – Washington County Sheriff’s responded to a vehicle in Big Cedar Lake on Thursday night.
According to the Sheriff the northbound vehicle was on Highway 144 just south of Highway K, the driver lost control, struck the utility pole and continued on into Big Cedar Lake.
The vehicle did not become completely submerged. The driver managed to escape on his own and climb to safety.
The man told authorities he believe he was in the Oconomowoc area and actually had gone into the Rock River.
The accident happened at 11:21 p.m.
The 65-year-old man is from Concord, WI will be cited for first offense OWI.