TOWN OF LENA —  A fatal car accident occurred Wednesday in the Town of Lena, the Oconto County Sheriff’s Office reports. 

The Oconto Sheriff’s Office Emergency Dispatch Center was notified of a one-vehicle accident on U.S. 141 at aproximately 2:52 p.m. Wednesday. 

The deputies found a single female occupant in the vehicle. She was removed from the vehicle by first responders and deputies, who also adminstered medical attention. She was transported to St. Clare Memorial Hospital in Oconto Falls, where she was pronounced dead. 

An investigation conducted by the Oconto County Sheriff’s Office and the Brown County Medical Examiner’s Office is currently ongoing. The Oconto County Sheriff’s Department was also assisted by the Lena Fire Department and the Oconto Falls Ambulance Services. 

The identity of the crash victim is currently being withheld.