New details have been released surrounding a fatal pedestrian crash in Chippewa County. According to the Chippewa County sheriff’s office the pedestrian, 51 year old Anthony Wisemiller had a 0.34 blood alcohol level at the time of his death. Wisemiller was hit in the town of Lafayette, near Lake Wissota, on November 16th.
Officers say a vehicle was traveling east bound on county Highway X when Wisemiller was hit. He was walking on the east bound lane of traffic. Wisemiller was pronounced dead on the scene. The results of blood taken from the driver of the vehicle indicate no alcohol was present. The Chippewa County DA’s office says no criminal charges are being referred.