Car collides with cement truck
On Wednesday, Aug. 28 at 1:30 p.m., the Crawford County Sheriff’s Department was notified of a crash involving a car and a cement truck. This took place on Highway 18 on the south side of Prairie du Chien. Gwendolyn Barker, 64, from Woodman was driving a 2006 Chevrolet and was leaving the Aldi store. Barker was making a left turn and did not see a cement truck going north. Barker drove into the side of the truck. The driver of the truck was Robert Cauffman, 41, Wauzeka. Cauffman was driving a 2003 cement truck owned by Prairie Ready Mix.
There was no damage to the truck and minor damage to the Barker car. There were no reported injuries.
Barker was charged with failure to yield while making a left turn.