At 1:39 PM on Thursday March 20, 2014 a crash occurred on US 41 NB at County Road Z in
Winnebago County near Oshkosh. Assisting agencies included Town of Nekimi Fire Department, Winnebago County Sheriffs Department, and Fond du Lac County Sheriffs Department. The crash involved 1 injury. According to investigators, a 2014 Mercedes-Benz ML350 was travelling northbound on highway 41 when it ran off the road and struck a bridge concrete barrier. No other vehicles were involved in the
crash. One lane of traffic was temporarily shutdown at the scene of the crash to allow EMS and the
tow truck remove the driver and vehicle. The Mercedes-Benz driven by a 70 year old female from Washington Island, was the lone occupant. She suffered very serious injuries and was transported to Theda Clark Hospital by Oshkosh Fire Department EMS. The cause of the crash is undetermined at this time and is being investigated by Wisconsin State Patrol.