On Air Now

Current Show

Coast to Coast AM   12:00 AM - 5:00 AM

Contact Coast to Coast AM at 1-800-825-5033

Show Info »

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »

Listen

Listen Live Now » 550 AM Wausau, WI 99.9 FM Stevens Point, WI

Weather

Current Conditions(Wausau,WI 54403)

More Weather »
49° Feels Like: 49°
Wind: SSE 0 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

Sunny 73°

Tonight

Mostly Clear 48°

Tomorrow

Mostly Cloudy 71°

Alerts

Police won't pursue charges after 9-year-old drove car 4 miles

WEST BEND, WI (WTAQ) - No charges will be sought, after a 9-year-old child drove a car for four miles from a boat dealership near West Bend to try and get to grandma's house.

It happened late Saturday afternoon.

According to Washington County sheriff's deputies, several motorists followed the 9-year-old driver, who had a 4-year-old relative in the car.

Officials said the driver went west on Highway 33, and then south on 144. The vehicle got to County Trunk "K" before witnesses got the car to stop and took the keys.

Nobody was hurt, and the vehicle was not damaged. Police and human service officials continue to investigate.

(Story courtesy of Wheeler News Service)

Comments