On Friday November 25th Caledonia Police responded to a two vehicle accident on 4 Mile Rd at Old Farm Rd. Preliminary investigation disclosed a sedan and pick-up truck were traveling east on Four Mile Rd. The sedan slowed to make a left turn into a subdivision and was rear ended by the pick-up truck. The driver of the sedan and his 9 year old daughter died as a result of the collision. A six year old in the sedan sustained injuries and was transported to Ascension All Saint Hospital Emergency Room.
The operator of the pick-up truck was transported to Froedtert Hospital and was arrested on two counts of Homicide by Intoxicated Use of a Vehicle. This is his second Operating While under the Influence arrest. Speed may also be a factor. Caledonia Police were assisted by the Wisconsin State Patrol Traffic Reconstruction Unit, Mt. Pleasant Police, Racine Police, Caledonia Fire, South Shore Fire and Oak Creek Fire Departments.
Deceased: Kevin Dalley age 39 and Emily Dalley age 9 of Caledonia.
Arrested: Levi Ruohonen age 25 of Caledonia.