MONROE COUNTY Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – A woman who caused a fatal crash on i-94 in Monroe County is sentenced. On Friday, 42-year-old Carrie Herbst of Waunakee was sentenced to eight years in prison, 10 years extended supervision, and 15 years of probation in Monroe County Circuit Court.
In October of last year, Herbst was driving east on i-94 when she swerved into the other lane and hit another vehicle head-on. One person in the crash was killed, and two others were seriously hurt.
Herbst was taken in for driving while intoxicated. They later found an open alcohol container in the driver’s seat of her vehicle.