Chippewa County Investigating Fatal Two Car Crash

posted May 14, 2018, 6:09 AM by Ryan Quinn
The Chippewa County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a two vehicle crash that killed one person early Sunday morning. 

Officials say it happened just after 1:00AM at the intersection of County highway X and County highway XX in the town of Sigel. 

Deputies say one vehicle was traveling westbound on CTH X when the second vehicle turned in front of it, causing the crash. 

The second vehicle overturned, trapping one of the passengers under it. 

Deputies say the trapped passenger was not wearing a seatbelt and was pronounced dead at the scene. Police believe one of the drivers was operating a vehicle under the influence of intoxicants and was arrested. 

The crash remains under investigation.