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UPDATE: Person who died in Outagamie Co. motorcycle crash identified

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CENTER, Wis. (WFRV) – The Outagamie County Sheriff’s Department has released the name of the 24-year-old who died in a motorcycle crash on Sunday, Feb. 28.

Deputies have identified the driver as Casey Sommers from Wrightstown.

According to a release, Sommers died from blunt force injuries and was not wearing a helmet.

The crash is under investigation at this time.

Original Story: Sunday evening crash in Outagamie Co. leaves one dead, another seriously injured

Mar 1, 2021 5:17 a.m.

CENTER, Wis. (WFRV) – The Outagamie County Sheriff’s Office responded to a reported crash involving two motorcycles on Sunday, Feb. 28.

The Outagamie County Sheriff’s Office says upon arriving at the scene around 7:45 p.m., deputies located both drivers of the motorcycles.

One driver a 23-year-old man from Little Chute had serious injuries and was transported to a local hospital by ambulance. The other driver a 24-year-old man from Wrightstown was pronounced dead at the scene, according to authorities.

The crash occured at Mayflower Road and CTY O in Center, Wi. The Outagamie County Sheriff’s Office said the intersection was closed until 1:00 a.m. Monday, March 1.

The investigation is ongoing, and there is no information on the cause of the crash.

Local 5 will udpate this story as more information becomes available.

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