Driver in Critical Condition After Rollover Crash

By: CS
By: CS

ROCK COUNTY (WIFR) --- A Rock County Sheriff Deputies responded to a rollover accident on South CTH K near West Avon North Town Line Rd, in the Town of Newark, around 2:45 Saturday morning.

Police say when they arrived they found Samuel Timmons, age 23, from Beloit pinned underneath the truck. The investigation details say that a Chevy S-10 pickup truck was traveling southbound on South CTH K when Timmons lost control on a sharp curve at West Avon North Town Line Rd. The truck flew into the south ditch and rolled over a few of times, before coming to rest on its right side.

Timmons was extricated from the truck and flown to Rockford Memorial Hospital, where he is still in critical condition. Both alcohol and speed appear to have been factors in this crash. Timmons is charged with his 2nd OWI, OAR, and driving too fast for conditions.

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