Neenah man charged in fatal Oconto Co. crash

Zachary Romnek (Oconto Co. Jail)
Zachary Romnek (Oconto Co. Jail)

OCONTO – A 19-year-old Neenah man is charged in a deadly drunken driving crash in Oconto County.

Zachary Romnek faces one count of homicide by intoxicated use of a motor vehicle for the crash which killed Thornton Gressler, 19, of Bonduel.

It happened early Saturday morning on County Highway W in the town of Riverview.

According to the criminal complaint, Romnek was drunk when he lost control of his pickup truck and hit a tree.

Gressler died at the scene.

Romnek posted a $5,000 cash bond. He is scheduled back in court next week.

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