One Dead after Fatal Crash in Ashland County
The Wisconsin State Patrol released the following information regarding a rollover accident on a sharp curve in Ashland County on Sunday night.
Crash Information - Initial Release
Roadway: CTH N
Location: 4TH STREET
At 7:51 PM on Sunday November 26, 2017 a crash occurred on CTH N at 4th Street in ASHLAND County near BUTTERNUT. Assisting agencies included Ashland County Sheriff’s Department. The crash involved 1 fatality. Vehicle and occupant information, if available, is on the last page(s).
The details of the crash are as follows:
The Ashland County Sheriff’s Office responded to a one vehicle crash on CTH N and 4th Street in Glidden. Upon arrival, a 2008 Chevrolet Aveo was located off the roadway, amongst trees and brush, with a deceased male inside.
The Ashland County Sheriff’s Office requested investigative assistance from the Wisconsin State Patrol. A trooper and technical reconstructionist responded to assist.
The Chevrolet entered a 25 MPH zone with a left curve present. The operator failed to negotiate the curve, traveled off the roadway, and the vehicle overturned.
The crash remains under investigation by the Wisconsin State Patrol.
- Unit 1: Passenger Car (2008 Chevrolet Aveo)
- Driver: Name is withheld pending notification of family. 74 Year Old Male From Marseilles, IL
- Injuries: Fatal
- Enforcement Action: Pending Investigation