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      Survey crew worker hit by car in Bellevue

      Authorities on scene after a survey crew worker was hit on the Hwy. 172
      Authorities on scene after a survey crew worker was hit on the Hwy. 172


      BELLEVUE - A survey crew member working on a highway project is in critical condition after being hit by a car in Bellevue.

      It happened around 11:00 Monday morning on the Hwy. 172 eastbound ramp toward I-43 north.

      Brown County sheriff's officials said two survey crew workers were on the ramp.

      A 64-year-old Hilbert area man was was on the right shoulder of the road and walked into the traffic lane. That's when he was hit by a car along the curve.

      Authorities said the driver of the vehicle, a 20-year-old New Franken area man, was not able to avoid the worker.

      Traffic had to be detoured. Investigators said they haven't decided on whether charges will be filed.