MONDAY 12/27/2021 3:50 p.m.
LUXEMBURG, Wis. (WFRV)- The Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Department has released new information regarding a crash that occurred on Friday, December 24.
The accident resulted in the death of a 19-year-old from the Green Bay area.
According to the Sheriff’s Department, Kyle Barr was the teen involved in the accident. Initial investigations lead Authorities to believe Barr was heading down CTH V when he could not stop at the intersection and hit the utility polar.
The Green Bay man was ejected from his vehicle once he crashed into the pole and died at the scene of the accident. No other information has been released at this time.
Local Five will continue to update this story as new information is made public.
ORIGINAL STORY: 19-year-old from Green Bay dies after crashing into utility pole in Luxemburg
FRIDAY 12/24/2021 10:21 p.m.
LUXEMBURG, Wis. (WFRV) – A 19-year-old from Green Bay is dead after crashing into a utility pole Friday night.
According to a release, the Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Department was contacted multiple times about a one-vehicle crash at the intersection of CTH V and CTH N in Luxemburg around 7:20 p.m.
The crash had impacted a utility pole and high power lines were on the ground, explains deputies, so Wisconsin Public Service responded with the Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Department, Luxemburg Rescue, and Luxemburg Fire Department.
Deputies say the initial investigation shows the 19-year-old was driving on CTH V and could not stop at the intersection, where he hit the utility pole near the road.
Law enforcement says the driver was ejected and died at the scene due to the injuries he got from the accident.
The 19-year-old’s identity is being withheld until his family is notified.
Local 5 will update this article when more information is released.