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Authorities believe drunk driver caused fatal crash

TOWN OF SOMERS, WI (WTAQ) - Kenosha County authorities said a driver might have been drunk when he caused a crash that killed a five-year-old boy.

It happened just after 6 p.m. Tuesday at an intersection in the town of Somers.

According to sheriff's deputies, a man was heading north on 72nd Avenue when he drove through a stop sign on County Trunk E and collided with a van coming from his right.

The boy was a passenger in the van, and his sister was the driver. She and the other driver were both taken a hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.

Deputies continue to investigate.

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