News Flash

Sheriff Media Releases

Posted on: May 23, 2018

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

Man arrested for eighth-offense OWI

Posted on: October 28, 2019
assault suspect FB LINK

Sexual assault suspect in custody

Posted on: September 20, 2018
KSD logo

4 arrested in KDOG drug investigation

Posted on: September 5, 2018
KSD logo

Fleeing vehicle strikes building

Posted on: July 31, 2018