WEDNESDAY 10/13/2021 12:50 p.m.
KIMBERLY, Wis. (WFRV) – The other Kimberly High School senior that was involved in an Oct. 4 motorcycle crash has died.
According to authorities, 17-year-old Peyton Schorer died on Tuesday from the injuries that she received from the Oct. 4 motorcycle crash.
Both Schorer and 17-year-old Anthony Douglas died from the crash. On Oct. 5, it was announced that Douglas passed away.
Schorer and Douglas were both seniors at Kimberly High School. School officials released a statement saying that Kimberly High School students were notified during the 1st block of the situation.
There was no further information released at this time, Local 5 will continue to update this story.
UPDATE: Kimberly High School seniors involved in fatal motorcycle crash, teen identified
TUESDAY 10/5/2021 9:27 a.m.
KIMBERLY, Wis. (WFRV) – The Kimberly Area School District released a statement regarding Monday’s motorcycle accident involving two Kimberly High School seniors.
According to officials, the 17-year-old who died was identified as Anthony Douglas. The female passenger was not identified.
Kimberly Area School District did say that the female was another senior at Kimberly High School.
A loss of life is always tragic and is especially so when that life is so young. Counselors will be available for students and staff who are impacted by this death. We send our thoughts and prayers to the Douglas family during this difficult time.Kimberly Area School District’s statement
Local 5 will continue to update this story.
ORIGINAL: One Combined Locks teen is dead following a motorcycle accident on Buchanan Road
MONDAY 10/4/2021 7:22 p.m.
COMBINED LOCKS, Wis. (WFRV)- Outagamie County Sheriff’s Department announced on Monday, October 4, that there was a single motorcycle crash.
The accident occurred on Buchanan Road near DeBruin Road in the Village of Combined Locks around 3 o’clock in the afternoon.
The driver of the motorcycle was a 17-year-old male who had a 17-year-old female passenger, both are from Combined Locks. Both were transported to nearby hospitals, but the motorcycle driver later died from his injuries. The female passenger is currently in critical condition at a local hospital.
The cause of the accident, according to the release, is believed to be caused by the driver losing control of the motorcycle and entering a ditch. Speed is also believed to be a factor in the crash as well.
The investigation is currently ongoing at this time so no further information has been shared at this moment. Local Five will update this story as new details emerge.