Rollover crash in the Town of Burlington leads to OWI arrest

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Racine County Sheriff's Office

RACINE COUNTY — A Town of Burlington man is in serious condition after a rollover crash that happened late Friday, December 2nd.

The wreck happened shortly after 11:30 p.m. on McHenry St. in the Town of Burlington.

Deputies, along with Fire and Rescue Personnel from Wheatland, Twin Lakes, City of Burlington, and Town of Burlington, responded to the scene. The vehicle was in the ditch and appeared to have rolled over at least once. The operator and lone occupant of the vehicle was trapped, but extricated by rescue personnel. No other vehicles were involved in the accident.

The 55-year-oldĀ operator of the vehicle suffered cuts to his head and neck. He was transported by Flight for Life to Froedtert Hospital. The Sheriff’s Office indicates he was charged with Operating While Under the Influence of an Intoxicant (1stĀ offense).