49-year-old Wisconsin man killed in St. Croix County crash

49-year-old Wisconsin man killed in St. Croix County crash Photo: KSTP/Chris Knoll

January 23, 2019 03:31 PM

Authorities in Wisconsin report a 49-year-old man was killed early Wednesday when his vehicle appeared to crash into a tree in a ditch in St. Croix County.

The St. Croix County Sheriff's Department reports a 911 call was received around 1:40 a.m., stating a vehicle had appeared to crash into a tree in the north ditch on County Road H just west of County Road T in Stanton Township.


When deputies arrived on the scene, they located a 2011 GMC Denali pickup with severe damage to the front.

The man in the driver's seat - identified as Mark D. Scribner of Deer Park - was pronounced dead at the scene. He was not wearing a seatbelt, according to a release.

The matter remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call investigator Jim Mikla at 715-381-4319.

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