A man from Glendale Heights,

Illinois is dead after the car he

was driving was hit broadside

by a semi-tractor trailer on

Highway-23 near Spring Green.

It happened Wednesday morning

around 11:30 am.

Iowa County authorities say

19-year-old Adam M. Villanueva

was pronounced dead at the

scene. A front seat passenger

in the¬†vehicle…19-year-old

Karen M. Martinez of Glendale

Heights, Illinois…had to be

taken by Med Flight to

UW-Hospital in Madison for

treatment of her injuries.

Villanueva was driving south

on Highway-23 when he made

a u-turn at the intersection

with County Highway-C, and

into the path of the semi.

The semi was being driven

by John R. Field of Benton.

Field is uninjured.

The crash is under investigation.


Helping at the scene was the

Wisconsin State Patrol,

Spring Green Fire and E M S,

and the Iowa County

Department of Transportation.