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Columbia Co. sheriff's deputy injured after vehicle slams into his squad car

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COLUMBIA COUNTY, WI (WTAQ) - A sheriff’s deputy is home from the hospital, after a vehicle slammed into his squad car on a snowy freeway in southern Wisconsin.

Columbia County deputy Michael Schultz was helping motorists who slid off Interstate 39-90-94 – and he had just returned to his squad car when it was hit by another motorist who lost control.

The squad had its emergency lights on at the time.

Schultz was treated at a hospital and later released.

The driver who struck him, a 19-year-old La Crosse woman, was not injured. The incident happened Monday night. 

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