Harold Ostrander of Jackson, Mich. , Jason Smeltzer of Chippewa Falls, Wis., and Thomas Meier of Greenfield, Wis. die in fatal Jefferson, Wis. car crash – Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Obituary – Harold Ostrander of Jackson, Mich. , Jason Smeltzer of Chippewa Falls, Wis., Thomas Meier of Greenfield, Wis.

Harold Ostrander of Jackson, Mich.; Jason Smeltzer of Chippewa Falls, Wis.; and Thomas Meier of Greenfield, Wis. died in a fatal Jefferson, Wisconsin car crash that occurred on Wednesday, August 18, 2021. The accident occurred on Interstate 94 and involved 3 vehicles.

Officials say the wreck happened when a vehicle with a trailer lost control and drifted into a guardrail in the westbound part of I-94.

A second and third vehicle then crashed into the trailer of the first vehicle causing fatal injuries to 3 occupants of the 3 vehicles.

The 3 killed have been named as:

  • Harold Ostrander of Jackson, Mich.,
  • Jason Smeltzer of Chippewa Falls, Wis.,
  •  Thomas Meier of Greenfield, Wis.

Source: WEAU