Sunday, July 23rd

A trailer loaded with an excavator tipped over near the intersection of Highway 61 and Pine Street in Soldiers Grove at about 11:40 a.m. July 6, according to Crawford County Sheriff’s Department.

A southbound Mack dump truck, owned and operated by Joseph Zitzner, 53, of Viroqua, was pulling the trailer. When he turned left on to Pine Street it tipped over. The street was closed for four hours until crews removed the excavator and trailer.

Zitzner was not injured. Soldiers Grove Fire Department, Digger Don’s Excavating, Crawford County Highway Department and La Farge Truck Center assisted.

A trailer loaded with an excavator tipped over near the intersection of Highway 61 and Pine Street in Soldiers Grove at about 11:40 a.m.