Near Cedar Grove in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
October 11th Memorial
David S. (Hans) Arendt.....Age 42
Daniel J. Balint...........Age 52
William T. Balint..........Age 26
Eric J. Behling............Age 38
Nadine M. Boltz............Age 49
Richard Benjamin Doll......Age 25
Allen Domke................Age 63
Daniel J. Janquart.........Age 36
Rachel Matt................Age 24
Kenneth Rauwerdink.........Age 45
Just three miles away in the same dense fog, within minutes of the accident on Interstate Highway I-43, a second traffic accident claimed the life of another individual.
Mallory Rinn..............Age 14
This marker is placed in memory of the eleven precious lives taken that day and to honor the hundreds of motorists (many of whom were injured at the time), emergency personnel, and everyday heroes who helped at the accident scene and provided comfort to those in need.
Location. 43° 34.973′ N, 87° 48.003′ W. Marker is near Cedar Grove, Wisconsin, in Sheboygan County. Marker is on Sauk Trail Road ¾ mile north of East Union Street (Wisconsin Highway 32), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. The marker is at a wayside on the west side of the road. Marker is in this post office area: Cedar Grove WI 53013, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dutch Settlement (within shouting distance of this marker); Early Dutch Settlers (approx. 1.4 miles away); Historic Oostburg (approx. 2.8 miles away); Wisconsin’s Luxembourgers (approx. 5.7 miles away); Pot Kiln (approx. 6 miles away); Little Quarry (approx. 6 miles away); The Company Town (approx. 6 miles away); Stonehaven Housing (approx. 6.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cedar Grove.
Also see . . . The Deadliest Traffic Crash in Wisconsin History. From the Wisconsin Troopers' Association. (Submitted on April 19, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 16, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 934 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 16, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.