Fatal roll-over crash in Black River Falls

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BLACK RIVER FALLS, (WEAU) -- One person is dead after a roll-over crash in Black River Falls

Friday night around 9pm, the Black River Falls Police Department responded to a single roll-over crash on Highway 54 near Andrews Road. A vehicle traveling westbound on Highway 54 crossed the median and continued off the roadway before rolling over.

Officials say there were two people in the vehicle at the time of the crash. One of them was pronounced dead on scene and the other was critically injured and flown to a local hospital.

Officials say lack of seat beat use, alcohol, and speed is believed to be factors in the crash. The crash remains under investigation and names aren't being released at this time.

Officials are asking anyone who may have witnessed the crash to contact the police department.