Single Vehicle Accident in Town of Peshtigo
12/24/2018- One man has died following a Marinette County traffic crash. Sheriff Jerry Sauve reports that just before 8:00 PM Sunday, County Dispatch received a call of a serious one vehicle crash on County BB/ Shore Drive in the Town of Peshtigo. The Sheriff says a four-door sedan was travelling northbound at a high rate of speed, lost control, and went off the road to the right, impacting a tree. The lone male driver of the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene of massive head and internal injuries. The victim is believed to be a local man in his 40s. His name is being withheld pending further investigation and notification of his family. County BB/ Shore Drive was closed for several hours during the investigation. This is the 10th traffic fatality in Marinette County in 2018.