One killed in fatal single-car crash

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Police report that a man was found dead on Monday following a single-vehicle accident in which his car careened off Green Bay Road in Pleasant Prairie.

Authorities were alerted to the crash when a passing driver called in around 1:07 PM, stating that he had seen an upside down vehicle about 25 feet away from the road.

Medical personnel pronounced the 27-year-old driver of the vehicle dead at the scene. Several small trees had been felled in the path of the car, creating a kind of ramp that resulting in the car flipping over.

According to friends of the victim, he was headed to Kenosha at the time of the crash.

Police are sure that speed is a factor in the accident and are currently investigating to determine any other possible causes for the crash.