One Person Dies in Marinette County Car Crash
09/04/2018- A Crivitz man was killed in an early-morning car accident Monday. Marinette County Dispatch received a call of a one-vehicle crash along Highway 180 near Nettleton Road in the Town of Porterfield shortly before 3:00 AM Monday morning. The victim, a white male in his mid-20s, sustained fatal injuries in the crash and was pronounced dead on the scene. The initial investigation shows the vehicle was traveling north when it dropped off onto the shoulder, then veered left and went across the highway, impacting trees beyond the south ditch line. Speed and alcohol are believed to be factors. The victim’s name is being withheld at the time and the accident remains under investigation. This is Marinette County’s sixth traffic fatality for 2018.