1 person dead after Lincoln County crash

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LINCOLN CO, Wis. (WSAW) - A 50 year old Merrill man is dead after a one vehicle accident in the Town of Corning Wednesday morning.

At 3:15 a.m., the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a crash on State Highway 64 near Elm Grove Rd. A witness who was traveling in a separate vehicle says the victim swerved to miss a deer. The vehicle left the road and rolled over. The driver was pronounced dead on the scene.

Sheriff’s deputies say alcohol was not a factor in the crash.