Rothschild PD cites drivers from road rage incident

Incident was captured on a cellphone and shared on social media
Published: Feb. 11, 2022 at 11:31 AM CST
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ROTHSCHILD, Wis. (WSAW) - The Rothschild Police Department says the drivers involved in a road rage incident have been identified.

Police said the two vehicles drove recklessly on Highway 29 on Tuesday. A 39-year-old Mosinee man was cited for operating a vehicle while suspended, reckless driving, and failure to notify police of an accident. A 45-year-old Merrill man was cited for disorderly conduct with a motor vehicle and failure to notify police of an accident.

The incident was captured on a cellphone by Nathan Zawislan. It shows a truck and car heading west on Highway 29 near the Volkman Street overpass. The car and truck collide as the car drives on the shoulder. They again collide in the right lane. The car then exits on Grand Avenue into Rothschild. The truck continues west on Highway 29.

The video has more than 3,100 shares.

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