News Flash Home
The original item was published from 5/23/2018 11:30:00 AM to 5/23/2020 12:05:00 AM.

News Flash

Sheriff Media Releases

Posted on: May 23, 2018

[ARCHIVED] UPDATED: Driver in Somers crash pronounced dead at scene

KSD logo

On 05-23-18 at approximately 7:38 a.m. the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department along with the Village of Somers Fire and Rescue has responded to a serious single vehicle crash. The location is just east of 100th Avenue and Highway E (12th Street)

Preliminary investigation revealed that the involved vehicle was traveling east on Highway E when the operator appeared to have lost control and the vehicle struck a tree. The Operator and one passenger have suffered serious injuries and Flight For Life responded. The scene is still under investigation at this time.

UPDATE: Investigation has determined this to now be a fatal traffic crash. The eastbound traveling 2003 Ford SUV being operated by 18-year-old male lost control and struck a tree on the north side of Highway E (12th Street). The operator was ejected from the vehicle and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The passenger was a 16-year-old male who suffered serious injury and was transported via Flight for Life to Children’s Hospital in Milwaukee.

Investigators are still on scene.

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Sheriff Media Releases

KSD logo

Driver killed in Somers crash

Posted on: June 2, 2022
KSD logo

Somers shooting under investigation

Posted on: February 9, 2022
KSD logo

UPDATED: Driver killed in Somers crash

Posted on: January 1, 2022
KSD logo

Driver killed in Highway 31 crash

Posted on: November 27, 2021
KSD logo

A thank-you message from Sheriff Beth

Posted on: November 24, 2021

2 arrested in incident on Courthouse steps

Posted on: November 17, 2021