UPDATE: Authorities identify man killed in Oneida Co. crash
ONEDIA COUNTY, Wis. (WAOW) -
UPDATE: Authorities are identifying the driver of the motorcycle as 47-year-old Kevin Chiapuzio of Ironwood, Michigan. The sheriff's department said he was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the car is still being treated for injuries.
According to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, Highway 51 is reopened as of 10:15 p.m. Saturday.
One person is dead and another hurt after a motorcycle versus car crash in the Town of Nokomis Saturday evening, according to the Oneida County Sheriff's Office.
Authorities said they were called to the scene on Highway 51 south of County Highway L around 5:08 p.m. Upon arrival, one person was found dead and another was taken to a hospital by ambulance. The person's condition is unknown.
Highway 51 remains closed between County Highway L and Highway 8 as of 7:30 p.m. Saturday while authorities investigate the crash. There is no word when the highway will reopen.
Authorities are not releasing any other details on the crash or those involved at this time.