WASHINGTON COUNTY — Washington County officials responded to a two-vehicle crash at Wisconsin Highway 164 and County Highway E near Slinger on Saturday, August 6th.
Both northbound and southbound lanes of Highway 164 were closed due to this crash.
Authorities say a northbound vehicle, operated by a 16-year-old Town of West Bend man, crossed over the center line directly into the path of a vehicle traveling southbound, operated by a 27-year-old Village of Mount Calvary man.
Officials say the 16-year-old operator, and his 13-year-old passenger, were transported by ambulance to St. Joseph’s Hospital and were released with minor injuries.
The 27-year-old driver was transported via Flight for Life for his injuries.
Traffic was rerouted at the time following the crash for approximately an hour and a half.
Alcohol and speed do not appear to be factors in this crash, but the investigation remains open.