Fiery Crash Near Fond du Lac Leaves One Dead
TOWN OF BYRON, WI--Around 1:30 am Tuesday Fond du Lac County deputies and Lomira Fire personnel responded to a car fire on County Highway F, under Highway 41, in the Town of Byron.
Investigation say a 2008 Chevrolet Express Van was westbound on Coumty Highway F when the car hit the bridge support at Highway 41. On impact the car started on fire and consumed the entire vehicle. The driver was the only occupant , and was killed in the crash.
Currently the northbound shoulder of Highway 41 is closed until a detailed inspection of the bridge supports can be completed by DOT.
The Fond du Lac Sheriff’s Office is working to identify the owner of the vehicle as well as the operator of the vehicle. Anyone with information on this crash is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at (920) 929-3390.