GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – A 51-year-old Green Bay man is dead following a Tuesday morning crash on South Broadway.
According to the Green Bay Police Department (GBPD), the crash in the 1000 block of South Broadway happened just before 7:15 a.m. as a minivan appeared to cross the center line and cause a head-on crash with a semi-truck.
Police say the driver of the minivan, a 51-year-old Green Bay man, did have CPR administered but was later pronounced dead.
The passenger of the minivan, a 21-year-old Green Bay Woman, was seriously injured in the crash and was taken to a local hospital where police believe she is expected to survive.
Officials say the driver of the semi-truck, a 50-year-old Oconto man, did not have any reported injuries.
The crash did shut down South Broadway for just over four hours but is now back open to the public.
The name of the deceased will not be released until the man’s family is notified and the Green Bay Police Department says an investigation into the crash is ongoing.
No other details on this incident have been made available. Local Five will update this story as the situation progresses.
Tuesday, August 1, 8:29 a.m.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – The Green Bay Police Department (GBPD) is asking the public to avoid an area of South Broadway following a crash.
In a release, the GBPD says they responded to a reported crash just before 7:15 Tuesday morning in the 1000 block of South Broadway.
Police say the crash involves a minivan and a semi. Drivers are being asked to use Ashland Avenue as an alternative route.
There is no word on potential injuries and the cause of the crash is under investigation.
Local Five will provide updates to this story as more details are released.