Oconto County crash victim identified

OCONTO — The victim in a two-vehicle crash Nov. 15 in Oconto County has been identified as Melissa J. Cota, 53, Oconto, according to the Oconto County Sheriff’s Office.

Cota was driving a passenger car when a pickup pulling a skidsteer on a trailer and driven by a 30-year-old man from the Lena area crossed the centerline and struck her vehicle, the Oconto County Sheriff’s Office states.

Cota died at the scene. The 30-year-old man, who has not been identified, was transported to a local hospital.

The crash took place at 11:02 p.m. Nov. 15 on Logtown Road in the Town of Oconto.