A morning accident leaves a Winter woman dead.
It happened about 8:30 on May 21st. The Sawyer County Communications Center received a 911 call reporting a two-vehicle crash with injuries at the intersection of State Highway 70 and County Highway W in the Village of Winter.
Initial investigation indicates that a 2015 Buick Encore operated by 95 year old Beatrice C. Stoner of Winter was traveling south on County Highway W when she failed to yield at the intersection and collided with an east bound semi-tractor trailer operated by 33 year old Kenneth A. Beres, of Weyerhaeuser. Stoner received fatal injuries from the crash. The driver of the semi sustained no known injuries.
The crash remains under investigation