August 26, 2017 10:52 AM
A fatal single-vehicle crash is under investigation after it was determined the driver was under the influence of alcohol.
On August 21, a Wisconsin State Patrol Trooper responded to the crash on County Highway A near Fred Tripp Road outside of Spooner. The driver and passenger both sustained injuries.
The 48-year-old woman who was driving, had a legal blood draw conducted and she was charged with operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated causing injury.
The 54-year-old passenger and the driver were both flown to a Duluth hospital for their injuries. The passenger later died from her injuries sustained in the crash.
The crash and arrest remain under investigation by the WI State Patrol.
Created: August 26, 2017 10:52 AM
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