One dead in crash
For the Gazette
PORTAGE COUNTY – The 23-year old male involved in a June 14 crash has been identified as James Johnston of the Town of Pine Grove. He was airlifted to Aspirus Hospital in Wausau yesterday morning. He later died due to injuries sustained in the crash. The 22-year old male involved the crash has been identified as Dakota Baird of the Adams County Town of Leola. He was transported to St. Michael’s Hospital where he was treated and later released.
Investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash remain under investigation by the Portage County Sheriff’s Office.