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News: 1 dead, 1 hurt in single-vehicle rollover in Kenosha Co.

by | Jan 3, 2022 | News

KENOSHA CO., WI – A driver was killed and his passenger was injured in a single-vehicle rollover crash in the village of Somers early on New Year’s Day.

TMJ4 reports that the fatal accident happened shortly before 2 a.m. on January 1, although it does not specify the exact location of the crash. A southbound 2004 Chevy Impala was traveling at a high rate of speed when it entered the oncoming lanes, overturned, and hit a utility pole.

The driver, a 26-year-old man from Franskville, was partially ejected from the vehicle. He was not wearing a seatbelt at this time.

His passenger, a 40-year-old Kenosha man, was taken to a hospital with injuries not believed to be life-threatening.

The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department is continuing to investigate the incident.

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