Young man killed in rural Sparta accident
August 31, 2022
A 16-year-old Sparta resident has died after a one vehicle traffic crash on County Hwy BC in the Township of Sparta.
On August 25, 2022, at around 9:30 p.m. a vehicle driven by 16-year-old James Dean Olson (JD) exited the roadway near the intersection of County Hwy BC and Fairway Road. The vehicle rolled and came to rest in a shallow creek at the bottom of the embankment. After not arriving at his destination, family and friends went looking for JD and discovered the vehicle crash at aroun...