UPDATE: 52-year-old man found dead in pickup truck in Beaver Dam Lake identified

Updated: 8:13 a.m. on March 19, 2018

DODGE COUNTY, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Authorities are identifying the victim as 52-year-old Gary T. Ballweg of Fox Lake, Wisconsin. 


Posted: 5:23 p.m. on March 19, 2018

DODGE COUNTY, Wis. (CBS 58) -- A death investigation is underway after a 52-year-old man was found in a pickup truck that crashed through Beaver Dam Lake.

Rescue crews responded to Beaver Dam Lake at the Hickory Point Road boat launch ramp in the Town of Westford shortly before 7 a.m. on Monday morning. 

Preliminary investigation reveals that a Dodge pickup truck was in the water approximately 20 yards from shore. A 52-year-old man was located and pronounced dead at the scene.

The dive team searched the nearby area and did not locate any other victims.

The incident remains under investigation.

The identity of the man is pending family notification.

Stay with CBS 58 News for more information on this developing story. 

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