TOWN OF BOVINA, Wis. (AP) — Two people are dead in what authorities say is a drunken driving crash in Outagamie County.
Sheriff’s officials say an 83-year-old woman and an 82-year-old man were killed after another driver ran a stop sign in the Town of Bovina Sunday at about 10:45 p.m.
Deputies say the 57-year-old driver was northbound on Hwy. M when he hit the couple’s car, which was traveling westbound on Hwy. 54. All three were taken to Theda Care New London where the couple died.
Police say the 57-year-old driver is being held on preliminary charges of homicide by drunken driving.
There’s no word on the extent of the other driver’s injuries. No names have yet been released.