Suspected drunk driver hits, kills man on ATV

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) A man driving an ATV is dead after getting hit by an alleged drunk driver.

The Eau Claire Police Department says it happened just before 5:00pm Monday on Folsom Street in Eau Claire.

The 74-year-old man on the ATV was plowing snow on the road when he was hit.

Witnesses say the driver of the van, 65-year-old Gregory Price, got out of his van, checked it for damage, and then took off.

Officers arrested him on three felony charges: Homicide by Intoxicated use of a Motor Vehicle, Hit and Run involving Death, and OWI 4th offense.

The victim's name has not been released.

Price is scheduled to make his first court appearance Wednesday.


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