MARATHON COUNTY (WAOW)– One person is dead after a vehicle crash in Marathon County.
A little after 3:15 p.m. the Wisconsin State Patrol responded to a crash on Altenburg Road, east of state highway 34 near Mosinee.
The driver of a Waste Management truck turned east onto Altenburg Road from state highway 34. The vehicle later veered across the westbound lane, then traveled into the ditch where it struck a large tree and came to a rest on the north side of the road.
The driver was able to call 9-1-1 and give his location but died a short time later.
The cause of death is unknown and the incident is still under investigation.
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