Charges Filed Against Man Involved In Fatal Barron County Crash
Charges have been filed against a Fond du Lac County man who is suspected of driving while intoxicated when he got into a fatal crash Monday.
Gary Clark, 62, of Brandon has been charged with homicide by intoxicated use of vehicle and by negligent operation of a vehicle.
Deputies from the Barron County Sheriff’s Department told WEAU that Clark failed to stop at a stop sign at Highway 8 and hit a car on Monday night around 9 p.m.
The driver of the car, Kathleen Smith, 64, of Rice Lake died at the scene. A passenger, James Smith, 17, was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.