TOWNSHIP OF WEST BEND — One person is dead and another injured after a two-vehicle collision on WIS 33 at Nabob Road in the Township of West Bend. The wreck happened around 1:15 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24.
Officials say their preliminary investigation shows the first vehicle was operating westbound on Highway 33 and was attempting to turn southbound onto Nabob Drive, while the second vehicle was eastbound on Highway 33. The first vehicle turned in front of the second vehicle causing a near head-on crash. The second vehicle continued into the southeast ditch where it rolled over causing the operator to be ejected from the vehicle.
Investigators say speed, weather and road conditions are not believed to be factors in the crash.
The deceased operator of the second vehicle is a 68-year-old male from the Town of Addison.
This is Washington County’s fourth traffic fatality in 2019.