TOWN OF LYNDON, WI (WTAQ) - The Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a fatal crash that claimed the life a 16-year-old driver.
Lt. John Detienne says the call came in at 5:14 p.m. Tuesday to an area along Highview Road, just south of County Highway N in the Town of Lyndon.
Ditienne says the driver lost control on a dirt road and crashed into a fallen tree on the side of the road.
Investigators believe the driver’s inexperience and gravel road conditions were contributing factors in the crash.
The teen driver was pronounced dead at the scene. A 14-year-old sibling was uninjured in crash.
The name of the victim will be released following family notification.