A man and woman were driving north on County Highway E at the intersection of County Highway EE at around 3:00 p.m. local time when the wreck occurred. A tree service company dump truck caused the crash after it failed to stop at a stop sign.
NBC 26 reports that the dump truck hit the car and pushed both vehicles into a field near the intersection, eventually overturning onto its side. The 91-year-old man and 56-year-old woman in the car died in the crash.
The dump truck driver, 40, was taken to a Green Bay hospital for treatment of his non-life-threatening injuries. The investigation into the deadly crash is ongoing.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 3,903 people were killed in crashes involving large trucks in 2014. In addition,