Killed in a Crosswalk

Rufus King High School student Marisol Cevallos died needlessly early Wednesday morning, on her way to school and a future full of opportunity. A school bus driver hit and killed Cevallos, 17, as she walked southbound across W. Oklahoma Ave., in a crosswalk, which should have protected her from harm. But like dozens of others [...]

Driver, victim’s family devastated by fatal crash in Germantown

The emotional devastation of negligent driving spilled throughout a Washington County courtroom Wednesday, when a 31-year-old man pleaded guilty to killing a father of three in a hit-and-run crash. Everyone involved will now prepare themselves for an emotional sentencing hearing on Sept. 19, when Circuit Judge Todd Martens decides whether Adam Neuhaus will be sent [...]

Recent deaths show dangers of the “right hook”

Alex Beld contributed to this post. A momentary lapse at a challenging intersection in Neenah resulted in the death of a 77-year-old retired neurologist, but no citations against the motorist who hit him while turning through a crosswalk on N. Commercial Street. William Wanamaker died in an all-too familiar scenario – knocked over by a [...]