Two Die in Early Morning Accident
Two men are dead after an early morning car accident in Racine County. According to the Racine County Sheriff's Office, the double fatal accident occurred around 5 a.m. along WI State Highway 75 south of Church Road in the Town of Dover. According to a news release from the Sheriff's office, the two occupants of the car, a 20-year-old man and 22-year-old man were ejected from their vehicle when it left the roadway, struck a culvert, became airborne and then hit a tree and a power pole. They were pronounced deceased at the scene. The investigation into the cause of the accident continues, but speed does appear to have been a factor. The names of the deceased are being withheld until family members have been notified.