OCONTO —  A 58-year-old man from the Manitowoc area died in a a crash in Oconto County Monday morning. According to the Oconto County Sheriff’s Office, the department received a call of a vehicle crash at 8:03 a.m. Monday on U.S. 41 in the area of Brookside Cemetery Road in the Township of Pensaukee.

Reports stated that the vehicle had left the road and ended up in some trees. The Oconto County Sheriff’s Office, along with Wisconsin State Patrol and emergency services from Oconto Fire and Rescue and Pensaukee Fire Department, responded to the scene.

Once on scene rescue personnel found the man unresponsive in the vehicle. Oconto Rescue transported him to a local hospital where he was later pronounced deceased.

The crash is still under investigation, at this time speed and alcohol do not appear to be factors in the crash. The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of family.