One Dead in Fatal Sawyer Co. Crash

Man Killed in Vehicle Rollover

One person has died after their vehicle rolled over in Sawyer County. 

Sawyer County Sheriff’s Officials say the accident happened shortly before 10 a.m. Wednesday on River Road in Hunter Township. 

Twenty-two year old Darth Winkler of Lewiston, Illinois was killed at the scene.

Authorities believe he had been heading south when his pickup left the road and collided with trees, causing extensive damage to the vehicle.

The crash remains under investigation by the Sawyer County Sheriff’s Office.

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