Allouez, WI (July 22, 2023) – At 11:41 p.m. on the night of Friday, July 21, two people were killed in a fatal car accident in Allouez.
According to Brown County officials, the accident happened at the Kwik Trip located at 2203 South Webster Avenue. Police confirmed that a 21-year-old man from Green Bay was traveling north in his Mercedes Model E on Webster when he was suddenly struck by a 28-year-old male driver from Green Bay who was making a turn in a Toyota Scion. Both vehicles came to a stop and sustained extensive damage.
Several local responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were called to the scene to help those in need. The driver of the Toyota, who has not yet been formally identified, was tragically pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. The passenger in the Mercedes was also pronounced deceased due to traumatic injuries. Four other people involved in the accident were taken to the hospital, one of which remains in critical condition.
Due to the severity of the accident, a power pole broke off, and power went out in the area for some time. The roadway was blocked in the area for a period of time until the scene was cleared.
No further details have been released, but the investigation into the collision remains ongoing.
We offer our warmest condolences to the family and friends of the victims who lost their lives in this collision. We also hope that the injured parties receive a speedy recovery from their injuries.
Fatal Accidents in Wisconsin
Nobody ever expects to find out that their loved one has been taken from them prematurely in a fatal car accident. However, this is a reality that many individuals face every year due to fatal car accidents. In 2022, statistics showed that 595 people were killed in fatal car accidents in Wisconsin, and many others were injured. Many family members wonder how they will move forward after losing a loved one in an accident. There are many options available for them at this time.
Many lives are taken each year due to fatal car accidents in the state of Wisconsin. Almost all fatal car accidents are fully preventable but happen due to many different reasons, such as the following:
- Distracted driving
- Falling asleep behind the wheel
- Driving under the influence
If you have lost a loved one, you and your family will likely be left with a wide array of questions. You may wonder how you can hold a party liable for their acts, as well as what deadlines you will have to meet in your case. If you have lost a loved one in an accident, you should speak with an Allouez wrongful death attorney as soon as possible.
At Zerbst & Kluck, S.C., our attorneys are here to assist you and your family after you have sustained the enormous loss of a loved one in an accident. Proving fault in a fatal accident is not always easy, which is why we will provide you with the resources that you need to move forward. There are specific parties who are able to bring these claims and laws that must be followed, which is why you should always have legal help on your side. Please contact a wrongful death attorney in Allouez at (608) 471-5365 to find out what options are available for you.
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