On Saturday, May 8, 2021, at 12:34 p.m., the Barron County 911 Center received a call of two vehicle crash on CTH SS between Cameron and Chetek.
Deputies from the Barron County Sheriff’s Department along with the Cameron Police Department, Marshfield Medical Center Ambulance, Mayo Ambulance, Cameron Fire Department and Life Link helicopter all responded to the scene.
Initial investigation shows a vehicle driven by Nathaniel Bull, 24 of Rice Lake, crossed the center line and struck a vehicle driven by Kenneth Smith, 45, of Spooner. Smith’s wife and 10 year old daughter were also in the car.
Smith was extricated from his vehicle and flown to an area hospital with nonlife-threatening injuries. His wife and daughter were transported by ambulance to an area hospital with minor injuries.
Bull was pronounced deceased at the scene. The Wisconsin State Patrol is reconstructing the accident scene to determine the cause of the crash.