CHIPPEWA COUNTY — A single-vehicle crash on Wednesday in Chippewa County has resulted in the death of the driver, according to a news release from the Wisconsin State Patrol.

(News Release) — On Wednesday, October 02, 2019, at approximately 4:40 PM, the Wisconsin State Patrol responded to a one-vehicle crash on STH 29 just west of 90th Street in Chippewa County. A vehicle traveling westbound left the roadway and crashed in a field north of highway 29. The responding Trooper attempted life saving efforts.

The driver of the vehicle was transported to Mayo hospital in Eau Claire where the driver was later pronounced dead.

The reason for the crash is still under investigation.

Assisting agencies included Chippewa Fire District and Chippewa County Sheriff’s Department.

Last Update: Oct 03, 2019 7:30 am CDT

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