WAUSAU, WI (WSAU) - A man is dead and a young child is hospitalized after a one vehicle crash on Wausau’s Thomas Street Saturday afternoon.
Wausau Police say the crash happened at about 3:00 p.m. and a 24-year-old male died. A 4-year-old child that was in a car seat has been hospitalized with serious injuries.
A crash reconstruction team is working with Wausau Police to try and determine what exactly happened. Investigators suspect the driver was going in excess of the speed limit, but they don’t know all of the possible contributing factors yet.
Names are being withheld at this time.
Thomas Street was closed to traffic to allow investigators to complete their work.