ATV driver killed in crash

The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office along with the Omro Rushford Fire Department, Utica Fire Department, Oshkosh Fire Department, and the Wisconsin State Patrol, responded near the intersection of State Highway 91 and Knott Rd in the Town of Omro yesterday around 4 PM for a two-vehicle crash involving a pickup truck and an ATV.

Upon arrival, first responders discovered that the operator of the ATV was deceased. The driver of the pickup truck was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The cause of the crash remains under investigation by the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office.

Highway 91 was closed for eight hours while crews worked the scene.