Fatal crash in Vernon

Bradley L. Sisbach of rural Viroqua died when his truck struck a tree in the town of Hamburg late Wednesday. He became Vernon County's first traffic fatality in 2018.

TOWN OF HAMBURG — A 40-year-old rural Viroqua man died Wednesday night in Vernon County’s first fatal traffic accident of 2018.

Bradley L. Sisbach was driving a pickup truck east on Hwy. K about 11:30 p.m. near Hamburg Ridge Road, in the town of Hamburg, when his truck left the roadway and struck a tree, according to the Vernon County Sheriff’s Department.

He was not wearing a seat belt. He was pronounced dead at the scene by the Vernon County Coroner’s Office. The accident remains under investigation by the sheriff’s department and the coroner’s office.

2
1
0
15
1

Westby Times editor

Dorothy Robson is editor of the Westby Times. Contact her at 608-637-5625.

(2) comments

WestbyParent

Thoughts and prayers with the Sisbach family!

lacrosseguy

I just don't get why people don't wear their seat belts in this day in age. What a dumb thing to do! I'm sure he would have survived without any longterm issues had he worn it.

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.

We hope you have enjoyed your complimentary access for the month.

Now it's time to activate or sign up for unlimited access!

Thank you for signing up!

We have not been able to find your subscription.

Current Subscriber?

Current Subscriber?

Or

Don't have a subscription?