Washburn County — Sheriff Stuart says that the horse that was pulling a buggy involved in a crash on December 7th has been put down and that the driver of the vehicle involved in the crash has been arrested, according to a press release from the Washburn County Sheriff’s Office.

Press Release

On Monday December 7th at approximately 3:36 p.m., the Washburn County Sheriff's Office responded to a vehicle versus horse and buggy crash. The location of the crash was on County Hwy M near Church Road.

The horse and buggy was occupied by five children. The horse and buggy was north bound on County Hwy M, and was rear ended by a pick-up truck. All five children were injured, two of which were hospitalized. The horse was put down at the scene.

The driver of the pick-up truck was arrested for operating while intoxicated and transported to the Washburn County Jail. He was later released on a $10,000.00 cash bond.

- Per Sheriff Dennis Stuart, Washburn County Sheriff's Office

DrydenWire has confirmed the identity of the driver to be Robert Dulian.

A full story will be published on DrydenWire.com when/if a complaint is filed with the court.

Pursuant to the direction of the Wisconsin Supreme Court, as found in Supreme Court Rule 20:3.6, Trial Publicly, you are advised that a charge is merely an accusation and that a defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

Last Update: Dec 11, 2020 1:57 pm CST

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