Slow Down, Move Over
September 24, 2020
After a scary incident for the Dane County Sheriff’s Office’s “Beltline Bob” on last week, we want to remind drivers to slow down and move over for emergency vehicles.
At approximately 1:40 p.m., on Monday, September 14th, Deputy Eric Novotny, who works the first shift Freeway Service Truck position, was attempting to remove debris from the roadway when the truck was hit by another vehicle. Deputy Novotny was traveling eastbound on the Beltline in the far right lane, near the Todd Drive exit. He was utilizing his emergency lights and the large digital sign on the service truck, to...