VILLAGE OF YORKVILLE — An 18-year-old woman from Pleasant Prairie is in custody for OWI after her vehicle crashed and started on fire early Sunday morning.
The Racine County Sheriff’s Office says it happened just after 3 a.m. when witnesses reported a vehicle that flew off the I-94/41 southbound ramp to State Highway 20.
Witnesses say the vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed when it hit the concrete median and struck numerous construction barrels.
They also stated the vehicle ran a red light and hit another concrete median before coming to a rest in front of a Petro Truck Stop.
According to the Racine County Sheriff, deputies pulled the unconscious woman from her vehicle just as it started on fire.
The suspected driver suffered non-life threatening injuries.
The crash is still under investigation.