Wausau Pilot & Review
A 30-year-old Stevens Point man died late Sunday in a single-vehicle crash that also left a passenger injured, Portage County Sheriff Mike Lukas said.
Deputies responded at about 11:45 p.m. Sunday to the crash, in the area of Country Club Drive and Kirschling Court in Stevens Point. Police say the driver collided with a light pole and several trees, resulting in severe damage to the vehicle.
A 45-year-old woman who was a passenger in the vehicle was treated at a local medical facility. Her injuries do not appear life-threatening, police said.
The driver died at the scene. His name has not yet been released.
The crash remains under investigation by the Portage County Sheriff’s Office. Agencies assisting at the scene were The Stevens Point Police Department, Stevens Point Fire Department, Town of Hull Fire Department, Portage County EMS, and the Portage County Medical Examiner’s Office assisted with the investigation.