Man dies after being trapped in fiery truck 
in Racine County

Associated Press

May 25, 2015

KANSASVILLE - A man has died after he became trapped in a fiery pickup truck in Racine County.

Authorities say the incident happened after a crash Sunday on state Highway 75 in the Town of Kansasville. The driver of a sport utility vehicle had fallen asleep and drifted into the lane of a pickup truck that was pulling a trailer.

The driver of the pickup truck was forced into a ditch and became trapped before his vehicle caught fire.

The Racine County Sheriff's Office says deputies arrived to find the truck engulfed in flames.

Authorities say the crash is being investigated and it's unknown if drugs or alcohol were a factor.

The name of the victim hasn't been released.


Associated Press