Iowa County man dies following crash on icy road

Iowa County crash

TOWN OF DODGEVILLE, Wis. — An Iowa County man is dead following a crash on an icy road Monday morning.

According to a news release from the Iowa County Sheriff’s Office, dispatch received a report of a one-vehicle crash on Highway Z south of Davis Road in the town of Dodgeville at 7:57 a.m.

Officials said Michael W. Neta, 58, of Dodgeville, was driving south and lost control of his truck after he encountered icy roads. Neta’s truck hit a cattle pass followed by a guardrail, which caused the vehicle to roll over. The release said Neta was ejected from the vehicle and that he was not wearing a seat belt during the crash.

Authorities said Neta was taken to a hospital, where he later died.

The release said speed and road conditions were factors in the crash.