MANITOWOC COUNTY (NBC 26) — An 88-year-old woman from Sheboygan died in a Manitowoc crash Wednesday night, Manitowoc County Sheriff's are investigating the incident.
According to the Manitowoc County Sheriff's Office, at approximately 8:10 p.m., deputies and EMS personnel responded to a two-vehicle crash within the Township of Centerville on I43 at CTH XX.
Upon preliminary investigation, an 88-year -old female from Sheboygan was operating a 2010 Toyota SUV southbound on I43 when she proceeded onto the west shoulder and rear-ended an unoccupied 2023 Ford flatbed truck owned by Enterprise Fm Trust.
The truck was reported to be outside of the land of travel and had warning devices in place.
The woman operating the SUV was pronounced dead on scene.
Wisconsin State Patrol is assisting in the investigation by conducting a reconstruction of the crash.
At this time, the case remains under investigation.