WALWORTH COUNTY — Walworth County officers report a 37-yr-previous from Lake Geneva, died following a head-on crash that occurred on Freeway 12 close to South Street — on the Wisconsin/Illinois State line — within the Village of Genoa Metropolis.
The crash occurred round 7:25 a.m. on Tuesday, December fifth.
In accordance with the Walworth County Sheriff’s Workplace, a 2014 minivan was touring east on Freeway 12, when it crossed the middle line and crashed head-on right into a westbound semi tractor/trailer.
Regardless of lifesaving efforts, the driving force of the minivan, 37-yr-previous Allen Bates of Lake Geneva, was pronounced lifeless on the scene.
The driving force of the semi tractor/trailer, a forty nine-yr-previous from Wyoming, Michigan, was not injured within the crash.
The crash stays underneath investigation by the Walworth County Sheriff’s Workplace Crash Investigation Unit. Aiding businesses embrace the Village of Genoa Metropolis Police Division, Wisconsin State Patrol, Richmond Police Division, Bloomfield and Genoa Metropolis Hearth and Rescue Models, and the Walworth County Medical Examiner’s Workplace.