Man killed in car crash

OCONTO —  A 34-year-old man died in a one-vehicle car accident Wednesday in Oconto County.

The Oconto County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Dispatch Center was notified of the crash on County Trunk M, east of Neta Lane in the Town of Spruce at 5:53 a.m., Wednesday.

Deputies arrived at the scene and located an overturned vehicle in the ditch. The 34-year-old man was ejected from his seat and died at the scene. A 31-year-old woman from the Oconto Falls area was transported to a hospital in Green Bay by the Oconto Falls Ambulance for treatment of her injuries. 

The Oconto County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Lena Fire Department and the Oconto Falls Ambulance Service. An ongoing investigation is being conducted by the Oconto County Sheriff’s Office, Wisconsin State Patrol and the Brown County Medical Examiner’s Office.