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Woman dies after being trapped under golf cart

Posted: 7:34 AM, Jun 14, 2018
Updated: 2018-06-14 13:38:33-04
Woman dies after being trapped under golf cart

Outagamie County officials say a woman is dead after being trapped under a golf cart.

It happened Wednesday afternoon in the Town of Freedom in the 3500-block of CTH C.

An 86-year-old woman and her husband were driving a golf cart around their property when they stopped to remove an obstruction. 

Deputies say the victim accidently hit the gas and the golf cart went down a steep embankment and rolled over after hitting a culvert.

When deputies arrived, the woman was trapped and was not breathing.