On Tuesday, January 1, 2013, around 7:45 P.M., an automobile accident occurred in the Village of Richfield in Washington County, Wisconsin. The crash occurred when a vehicle driven by a 21-year-old Sussex man struck another vehicle head on. The 28-year-old driver of the other vehicle, who according to news reports was not wearing a seat belt, died as a result of the accident. Authorities from the Washington County Sheriff’s Department are investigating the accident. Read more about the automobile accident on the CBS 58 website.
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The Milwaukee automobile accident attorneys of Samster, Konkel & Safran, S.C. encourage all drivers and passengers to wear their seat belts. According to the United States Center for Disease Control (“CDC”), seat belt use is the best way to reduce injuries in automobile accidents. Please see the CDC website, for more information about Seat Belt Use.