Police: Three vehicle crash in Brown Deer caused by wrong-way driver

BROWN DEER -- One man is in critical condition and three others are hurt following a crash that officials now say was caused by a wrong-way driver. Police say that driver was going north in the southbound lanes. A preliminary investigation indicates alcohol was a factor in this incident.

The wreck occurred near N. Green Bay Road and W. Brown Deer Road Friday evening, February 5th.


According to the North Shore Fire Department, a man was traveling in one vehicle, while two women and a child were in the other when they both collided. Authorities say the man was taken to Froedtert Hospital with critical injuries.

Two women were taken to Froedtert Hospital, and the child to Children's Hospital -- all suffering non-life threatening injuries.

According to officials, there is heavy damage to both vehicles.

Brown Deer Police are investigating this crash along with the Wisconsin State Patrol's accident reconstruction team.