Man dies of injuries from March 31 crash

Print Article

JANESVILLE - A 19-year-old Stoughton, Wisconsin man who was injured in a March 31 crash died from his injuries Thursday, according to a release from the Rock County Sheriff's Office.

The crash occurred around 2:22 a.m. on West Dorner Road about a half-mile west of State Highway 213 near Footville.

Skylair Buckham, 21, of the Town of Milton is believed to have been the driver when the vehicle crashed into a tree. The Stoughton man was a passenger who was found outside the vehicle when emergency medical crews arrived. He was taken to Mercy Hospital in Janesville with head injuries.Buckham, who reportedly left the crash scene, later was found in Green County. He was charged by the Rock County District Attorney's Office on April 3 with injury by intoxicated use of a vehicle and hit-and-run involving great bodily harm. District Attorney's Office is reviewing the new development in the case and could issue amended charges following the 19-year-old's death.

Rock County Medical Examiner Barry Irmen said he would release the name of the victim Monday afternoon.

Print Article

Read More News

Lobbying firm contradicts denials in EPA chief's condo deal

AP

April 21, 2018 at 4:48 pm | WASHINGTON (AP) A new federal disclosure shows a Washington lobbyist tied to a bargain-priced condo leased by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt sought to influence the agency on be...

Comments

Read More

White Sox reliever Farquhar has brain hemorrhage during game

AP

April 21, 2018 at 4:15 pm | CHICAGO (AP) White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar was in stable but critical condition Saturday, a day after suffering a brain hemorrhage while in the dugout during a game. Farquhar passed out in ...

Comments

Read More

AHL Playoff Glance

AP

April 21, 2018 at 4:15 pm | All Times EasternDivision Semifinals(Best-of-5; x-if necessary)Eastern ConferenceAtlantic DivisionLehigh Valley 1, Providence 0 Friday, April 20: Lehigh Valley 3, Providence 2 Saturday, April 2...

Comments

Read More

Thousands sing 'Happy Birthday' to Queen Elizabeth II

AP

April 21, 2018 at 4:14 pm | LONDON (AP) The audience at Royal Albert Hall got a rare treat Saturday the chance to sing "Happy Birthday" to the longest reigning monarch in British history. Queen Elizabeth II, with her el...

Comments

Read More

Contact Us

(608) 365-8811
149 State Street
Beloit, WI 53511

©2018 Beloit Daily News Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X