Tragedies occur every day on our nation's highways. Many factors contribute to car accidents in Wisconsin and throughout the country, such as weather and road conditions. Driver behavior such as distracted driving or road rage can also contribute to an auto accident. Recently, a fatal crash near Madison was apparently caused by speeding.
Madison Police Department officials report that a 25-year-old man was driving east on Highway 30 when he lost control of his vehicle. According to eyewitnesses, his car went airborne after it had initially gone into a ditch. His car then crashed onto a sport utility vehicle.