TOWN OF COLOMA, WI (WTAQ) - A rollover crash in Waushara County Saturday leaves one person dead.
Authorities say it happened on Interstate 39 just south of State Road 21 in the Township of Coloma.
Officials say an SUV rolled over and six people inside were ejected. One person died at the scene, while the other five were severely injured. Three of the patients were airlifted to area hospitals, while the other two were transported by Waushara County EMS.
According to authorities, alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash.
The southbound lanes of I-39 were closed to traffic until just after 10:30 a.m. when one lane reopened. The other lane reopened at approximately 12:40 p.m.
The Waushara County Sheriff's Department is still investigating the crash, and names of the victims are not being released at this time.