State Patrol identifies men killed in crash near Redgranite

Published: Sep. 21, 2021 at 3:25 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 22, 2021 at 12:29 PM CDT
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WAUSHARA COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) - Three men from Mexico were identified as victims of a crash near Redgranite.

The Wisconsin State Patrol identified the men as:

  • Santiago Perez Domingo, 26
  • Silvino Apolinar Mateos, 26
  • Sergio Estuardo Morales De Leon, 38

Domingo and De Leon were not wearing seat belts, according to the State Patrol.

On Sept. 21, at about 11:50 a.m., crews were called to a crash on County Highway H west of Badger Drive.

The vehicle was traveling east on County H when the driver failed to make a curve in the road. The vehicle went onto the shoulder and into a ditch.

“The vehicle began to rotate and struck a grass driveway where it became airborne for approximately 70 feet, before striking a tree roof first,” says the State Patrol.

The driver and two passengers were killed.

The agency believes speed is a factor in the crash, but the crash remains under investigation.

The Waushara County Sheriff’s Office and Poy Sippi Fire Department assisted at the scene.

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