A 25 year-old man died in a car accident in the area of South CTH K and West Hafeman Road in the Town of Plymouth on September 21 at 3:21 AM.
The 25 year-old driver was pronounced dead on scene by the Rock County Medical Examiner’s Office.
The vehicle was on its roof.
Deputies and Orfordville Fire/EMS arrived on scene and determined the vehicle was unoccupied.
Deputies and Orfordville Fire/EMS searched the surrounding area and located a male in a wooded area near the vehicle.
The man appeared to have been ejected from the vehicle.
He was driving a 2001 Ford F-150. He was driving from South Wayne, WI was southbound on South CTH K when the vehicle entered the west shoulder.
The driver overcorrected, causing the vehicle to skid sideways across both lanes of traffic. The vehicle struck a tree in the east ditch, which caused the vehicle to roll on to its roof and come to rest.
The Rock County Medical Examiner’s Office will release the identity of the driver at a later date. The driver was not wearing a safety belt at the time of the crash.
The Rock County Crash Reconstruction Team responded to reconstruct the crash, which remains under investigation at this time.
The road was closed for approximately 5 hours as a result.