Saturday, March 2, 2013
Woman experienced car trouble and was hit by a vehicle on the freeway.
A 54-year-old woman was killed as she was walking across a traffic lane on Interstate 43 after experiencing car troubles, according to Patch's media partners WISN 12 News. The accident happened around 5:30 a.m. Saturday near Racine Avenue in New Berlin, WISN 12 News is reporting. Today's TMJ4 is reporting the woman is from Waukesha.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Funeral for 27-year-old Waukesha man killed in car crash will be held Sunday.
Ryan J. Batzler age 27 of Waukesha, died Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012, from injuries sustained in a car accident in Wausaukee, WI. He was born on July 11, 1985, the loving son of Stephen and Catherine (nee Wolter) Batzler of Waukesha, dear brother of Jammie (Robert) Zaptin of Burlington and Stephanie (Davorin) Spasic of Appleton. He was the best uncle to Cayla, Alex, Robert Jr., Brenna and Liam. He is further survived by his grandmothers Joanne Batzler of Elkhorn and Geraldine Wolter of Waukesha; aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and many friends. Preceded in death by his grandfathers Robert Batzler and Donald Wolter. The visitation is Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012, from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. with the funeral service to follow at p.m. at Randle-…
Sunday, July 22, 2012
Waukesha woman killed in an apparent drunken driving crash that injured another woman after the two women run out of gas on Highway 59/164.
This story was updated at 8:45 p.m. to include the identity of the victim and more details on the accident, as well as more information on the suspect. Jean Feagles, 48, of Waukesha, was coming home from New Berlin early Saturday morning after dropping off her daughter when her car ran out of gas near Highway 59/164 and East Broadway in Waukesha. As the car was being pushed, a 28-year-old Waukesha man struck the vehicle at 3:35 a.m. — ultimately killing Feagles and injuring her 16-year-old daughter, according to a family friend who spoke on condition of anonymity. Waukesha police say the man, who is expected to be in court Monday, fled the scene but was arrested Saturday night in Racine. Police are recommending the Waukesha County District…
Thursday, May 3, 2012
Waukesha Police Department reports that a 31-year-old woman was pronounced dead after stepping in front of a vehicle Wednesday night.
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Thursday, May 3, 2012
A 31-year-old woman was killed after she stepped in front of an oncoming vehicle in an apparent suicide Wednesday night, according to Capt. Ron Oremus. The Waukesha Police Department was dispatched to the pedestrian vs. vehicle crash at 11:49 p.m. Wednesday at Highway 164 north of East Broadway. The woman was transported to Waukesha Memorial Hospital where she was pronounced dead. Flight For Life was unable to respond because of the weather conditions, according to the police department's call log. The witnesses told authorities that the woman was standing in the far right southbound lane. When a driver of a pick-up truck swerved into the center lane to avoid her, she stepped toward the vehicle and was hit by the front passenger side, …