One Vehicle Accident

On 12/16/2017 at approximately 6:20 AM Deputies responded to the 4700 block of S. Nettz Road in reference to a one vehicle accident with an injured driver. After investigation Deputies learned a 2005 Ford Focus driven by William Bauser, age 65 of Sterling, was traveling southbound on Nettz Road when he approached a hill crest. Bauser was temporarily blinded by a northbound vehicle’s headlights before losing control of his vehicle. The vehicle went off of the east side of the roadway before striking an elevated embankment and coming to rest a short distance later. Bauser was transported to KSB Hospital by Polo EMS for non-life threatening injuries. Polo Fire department also assisted in the accident.