A Sun Prairie man was killed in a Wausau car accident Tuesday morning.
According to a news release from the Three Lakes Police Department, 22 year-old Peter J. Buell was pronounced dead at the scene the crash. The accident occurred on Highway 45, near Halverson Road, shortly after 2:00 a.m. Police say Buell was traveling southbound on Highway 45 when he failed to negotiate a corner.
The crash remains under investigation by the Three Lakes Police Department and the Oneida County Medical Examiner's Office. The results of a toxicology test are pending. Police do not believe alcohol played a factor in the crash.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the victim's family and friends.