A Shawano man recently succumbed to injuries after he was struck by a vehicle on County Highway K, Fox11 reported on July 3.
The Shawano County Sheriff’s Department identified the young fatality as 20-year-old Alex Mastey. Authorities reportedly responded to the incident after 4:00 p.m. on July 2. Mastey had been walking alongside the highway, north of County Highway T, when the oncoming vehicle struck him. The pickup driver, who was not hurt in the incident, was identified as 23-year-old Shiocton resident Blair Christianson.
Local authorities are being helped by the Wisconsin State Patrol Technical Reconstruction Unit in the continued investigation of the fatal pedestrian crash. The highway was closed for four hours in the aftermath of the accident.
The lawyers at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® are deeply saddened by this tragic accident and extend their sincere condolences to the grieving relatives and friends suffering from this sudden loss.