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UPDATE: One person dead following rollover crash on Interstate 41/U.S. 45

Updated: 12:00 p.m. on July 16, 2018

MILWAUKEE COUNTY, Wis. (CBS 58) -- A man is dead after the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office says he shot himself in the head on I-41 Monday morning. 

Deputies say the man crashed into the median near Good Hop Road. First responders had to cut him out of the car to try to start life-saving measures but he was later pronounced dead at an area hospital. 

Detectives say they found a gun inside the car. 

The crash shut down the interstate for several hours Monday morning. 

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Updated: 7:30 a.m. on July 16, 2018

MILWAUKEE COUNTY (CBS 58) – The highway is reopen following the fatal crash Monday morning.

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Updated: 6:57 a.m. on July 16, 2018

MILWAUKEE COUNTY (CBS 58) – The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's Office says one person died at the hospital following the crash near I-41/U.S. 45 Monday morning.

As of 6:58 a.m., both southbound lanes remain closed.

Stay with CBS 58 on-air and online for updates on this developing story.

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Posted: 5:56 a.m. on July 16, 2018

MILWAUKEE COUNTY (CBS 58) – The southbound lanes of Interstate 41/U.S. 45 are closed due to a rollover crash Monday morning.

Drivers should use Lovers Lane as a detour and rejoin the freeway at Silver Spring Dr.

CBS 58 is working to learn the details of the crash.

Stay with CBS 58 on-air and online for updates on this developing story.

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