April 22, 2019 02:01 PM
Two people were killed in an early morning crash Monday morning in Polk County, Wisconsin.
The Polk County Sheriff's Office said deputies were called to U.S. Highway 8, approximately a half-mile east of 15th Street in Beaver Township, at about 5:29 a.m.
When first responders arrived on scene, they found that two vehicles were involved in a head-on crash, and both drivers were dead, the sheriff's office said.
Based on preliminary information, the sheriff's office said one vehicle appeared to be traveling east on Highway 8 when it crossed into the left lane for westbound traffic and collided with a westbound vehicle.
The crash remains under investigation.
The victims' identities are being withheld until notification of next of kin.
Updated: April 22, 2019 02:01 PM
Created: April 22, 2019 11:04 AM
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