Sheriff identifies passengers, drivers in fatal combine crash

Sheriff identifies passengers, drivers in fatal combine crash

Officials have identified the drivers and passengers involved in a fatal wreck with a combine in Jefferson County on Friday night .

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office said 74-year-old Donna J. Martin was operating a John Deere combine on County Road B in Lake Mills at about 7 p.m.

Brian J. Schantz, 57, of Cottage Grove, was driving a Toyota Rav4 when the two vehicles colided about a half-mile west of Stoney Creek Road.

Ildred G. Schantz, 90, of Cottage Grove, was riding in the front seat of the Rav4, and 60-year-old Alan I. Schantz, of Hawaii, was riding in the rear passenger-side seat.

The sheriff’s office said all three occupants in the SUV were killed.

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office accident investigation team is continuing its investigation of the crash.

Sheriff identifies passengers, drivers in fatal combine crash

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