Car crashes in Langlade and Oconto Counties claimed lives over the weekend. Saturday evening a 35 year old Green Bay woman was killed after she fled a state trooper and crashed off U.S. Hiway 45 about 10 miles north of Birnamwood. The chase started in Shawano County, with authorities saying the woman topped 90 miles per hour before crashing and rolling off the hiway. A 36 year old male passenger from Antigo was flown from the scene. Their names were not released.
In Oconto County a 39 year old Green Bay man died in a 3-vehicle crash around 9 Saturday night. Authorities say it happened on Hiway 41 near Abrams, when a vehiclae rear-ended a disabled car on the side of the road, and then that vehicle was hit by an S-U-V. No word yet on how many others were injured in that crash.