Two people have been treated for
injuries at Southwest Health Center
in Platteville after a car hit a Lafayette
County snowplow on Sunday afternoon.
Lafayette County authorities say
24-year-old Harrison T. Hansen and
74-year-old Paula M. Hobbins…both of
Fitchburg…were taken to the hospital
by the Belmont E M S. Hansen was
reportedly driving south on Highway-151
in the Town of Belmont, when he hit the
snowplow from behind. The snowplow
was being driven by 64-year-old
David Bockhop of Belmont. Authorities
say Bockhop had all emergency lights
activated on the truck, at the time of
the crash. Bockhop wasn’t injured.
Hansen’s car has extensive damage
and had to be towed from the scene.
The snowplow has moderate damage.
Hansen has been cited for driving too
fast for conditions.
Belmont Firefighters helped at the