A woman from rural Dodgeville who was
a passenger in one 0f two-vehicles involved
in a crash August 29th in Iowa County, has
passed away. Iowa County authorities say
78-year-old Alice Terrill died on Thursday (9/5)
at UW-Hospital in Madison. She had been
transferred there from Upland Hills Health
in Dodgeville on the 29th.
Terrill was a passenger in a vehicle being
driven by her husband Lowell on County
Highway-Z. Authorities say he was driving
south, when a vehicle being driven by
31-year-old Andrew Polkinghorn of Lancaster
ran the stop sign at the intersection with
Section Line Road, resulting in the crash.
Polkinghorn and two passengers in his vehicle
along with the Terrills were all taken to the
hospital in Dodgeville for treatment. The Iowa
County Sheriff’s Department says seat belts or
child safety seats were being used by all
of those involved in the crash.