On November 20, 2020 at approximately 9:37am Grant County Deputies were dispatched to a report of a one vehicle rollover crash on CTH Bnear Platte Rd, located in the Township of Harrison.
Krista Eash, age 21 from Potosi, was traveling eastbound in her 2006 Ford Five Hundred.While negotiating a curve, Eash's vehicle entered the gravel shoulder on the south side of the roadway. Eash overcorrected, fishtailed, spunout of control across both lanes of travel, left the roadway on the north side of CTH B, struck a fence, went down an eight foot embankment,rolled, and the vehicle came to rest on its roof in a creek.
Eash was able to free herself and her 5 month old baby from the vehicle. Eash was wearing her seatbelt and her baby was properly restrained in a child seat. Eash received minor injuries but her baby was not injured. Bothwere transported to Southwest Health in Platteville by Potosi EMS for observation.
Eash's vehicle was removed from the scene by Donnie'sTire and Tow of Dickeyville. The vehicle had severe damages throughout. Eash was cited for Operating After Suspension.