One Man Dead After Vehicle Strikes Utility Pole

By KBJR News 1

One Man Dead After Vehicle Strikes Utility Pole

January 16, 2013 Updated Jan 22, 2013 at 11:21 AM CDT

Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) -- A 22-year-old man is dead after the car he was driving left the road and struck a utility pole, police say.

Around four Wednesday morning, emergency personnel responded to a one vehicle crash on County Road A at Baumgartner Road, in the Town of Superior.

When responders arrived to the scene, they say Benjamin L. Heinonen of the Town of Superior was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities say the roads were icy at the time of the crash.

The identity of the driver is being withheld pending notification of family.

The crash remains under investigation.

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