Fatal Crash in Rock County

ROCK COUNTY (WIFR) -- A truck driver is dead after a crash in Rock County spills nearly 300 gallons of liquid fertilizer all over the road.

The Rock County Sheriff's Department says Willard Trewyn, 75, was killed when he hit a car that was stopped on highway 81 between Olson Street and County H in Newark causing his vehicle to roll over into a ditch.

Officer say he was driving a tanker carrying liquid nitrogen fertilizer. The area is still shut down.

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