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UPDATE: Alcohol Was Factor in Friday UTV Crash

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

The Wood County Sheriff's Department says alcohol was a factor in UTV crash that happened Friday just after 8 p.m.

The accident happened on North Road south of County Highway C near Vesper in the Township of Hansen.

Deputies said the crash remains under investigation. However, the driver, Michael Brock, 27, was taken by ambulance to a Marshfield hospital. His passenger, Neil Krings, 23, was airlifted to a Marshfield hospital.

UTVs are larger than an ATV and typically have rollbar, roof and cargo area.

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