TOWN OF MANITOWOC RAPIDS, WI (WHBL) - A Manitowoc man may face charges for causing a deadly two vehicle accident near Branch Sunday evening.
Sheriff officials say they received word of the accident around 6:55 p.m. on Highway 10 west of Village Drive in the Town of Manitowoc Rapids. They determined a 2001 Chevy pickup traveling east bound crossed the center line and collided with a 2009 Chevy Passenger traveling westbound. The 26 year old Manitowoc driver of the Passenger died at the scene.
The 20 year old pickup driver was treated for minor injuries at a Manitowoc hospital, and then taken into custody. The sheriff’s department is recommending charges of homicide by intoxicated use of a vehicle and operating with a suspended license causing death.