Driver in fatal November car crash accepts plea
By Star Journal Staff
Randall J. Lego, age 21, of Rhinelander, appeared in Oneida County Court April 12 and plead no contest to a charge of homicide by intoxicated use of a vehicle.
Lego was driving when his vehicle left the road and struck a power pole in Pine Lake, killing his passenger, 23-year old Jacob R. Juedes of Rhinelander. According to Oneida County authorities, the accident happened approximately 12:20 a.m. Nov. 21, 2015. Charges of homicide by use of a vehicle with prohibited alcohol content and OWI were dismissed.
Lego remains free on bail. His sentencing hearing is scheduled for July 1.