16-Year Old Wisconsin Boy Dies In Car Crash
Officials in Pierce County, Wis. are still investigating a crash that killed a 16-year old boy. Investigators are trying to figure out what caused the teen to lose control of his car and end up in the river along County Highway A in Salem Township.
Officers said the car went off the road, into a ditch, then over corrected, crossed the road and overturned in the Rush River.
A passerby noticed the car in the river and called 911.
When deputies arrived they found 16-year-old Blake Flanigan of Ellsworth, Wis. inside the car.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.