Marinette County Sheriff’s Office Reports First 2019 Traffic Fatality
04/30/2019- A Vulcan, Michigan man involved in an accident in the Town of Niagara earlier this month has died. 38-year-old Brent Recla was traveling westbound on US Highway 8 just after midnight on April 13th when he failed to stop for the stop sign at US Highway 141 and crashed into the embankment in the west ditch of 141. Recla was extracted from the vehicle and transferred to a Green Bay hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the accident, which remains under investigation by the Marinette County Sheriff’s Office and the Medical Examiner. This is Marinette County’s first traffic fatality of 2019.