Man killed in head-on crash with semi

Deputies: Car crossed the centerline

Published On: Mar 18 2013 12:38:47 PM CDT   Updated On: Mar 18 2013 12:55:38 PM CDT

A Reeseville man was killed when his car struck a semitrailer head-on in the Town of Emmet Monday morning, according to the Dodge County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies responded to Highway 26 and Five Mile Road at 6:10 a.m. for a report of a two-vehicle crash.

Investigators said a car driven by the Reeseville man was southbound on Highway 26 when it crossed the centerline south of Five Mile Road and struck a tanker semitrailer head-on. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the semitrailer, Michael Gray, of Sullivan, was not injured.

The semitrailer's tank was carrying hydrogen peroxide, but no leaks resulted from the crash.

Highway 26 and Five Mile Road

Highway 26 and Five Mile Road