OWI

Driver of vehicle involved in fatal crash faces OWI charge

MADISON, Wis. -- The driver of one of the vehicles involved in a fatal crash Friday night is facing charges. Madison police said a 60-year-old man is being charged with operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated - first offense. That…

Driver arrested for eighth OWI following crash in Beloit

BELOIT, Wis. -- Beloit police arrested a driver for operating while intoxicated Friday following a crash. Police said the 64-year-old man was traveling north on Riverside Drive in the Town of Beloit just before 1 a.m. when he crossed over…

Two teens injured, one arrested after OWI crash with trees

DECATUR, Wis. -- Two teens were hospitalized Saturday after an OWI crash, Green County Sheriff's officials said. Deputies and EMS responded to a reported crash in the N4600 block of State Highway 104 just after 12:15 a.m. Officials said a…

State Patrol troopers arrest man who drove wrong way on I-41

LOMIRA, Wis. -- Wisconsin State Patrol troopers arrested a man Tuesday who reportedly drove the wrong way on I-41. Officials said the 43-year-old man was traveling on Highway 67 near I-41 just before 11:30 p.m. He reportedly entered the southbound…

Driver arrested after hitting curbs, losing consciousness

MADISON, Wis. -- Madison police arrested a driver Sunday who they said was hitting curbs and losing consciousness. Officers saw the 29-year-old Wisconsin Dells man driving near Sherman Avenue and N. Few Street around 2:45 p.m.  Police said the…

Madison man arrested for 7th OWI, sheriff's office says

MADISON, Wis. -- Dane County deputies arrested a Madison man Friday afternoon on charges of eluding police and seventh-offense operating while intoxicated, the sheriff's office said. In a news release, Dane County Sheriff's Office public information officer Elise Schaffer said…

Milwaukee woman arrested for suspected 4th OWI near Otsego

OTSEGO, Wis. -- A Milwaukee woman was arrested Saturday for a suspected 4th OWI offense, Columbia County officials said. The 31-year-old woman was parked in the middle of State Highway 16 near Williams Road just after 4 a.m., Sheriff's officials…