Deadly crash in Winnebago County

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UPDATE: The victim has been identified as Gerardo Medina Jr., 27, of Fond du Lac.

TOWN OF BLACK WOLF – One person died in a crash in Winnebago County Thursday night.

The sheriff’s department says just before 10 p.m., a car was headed south on Highway 45 near Fisk Road.

Authorities say the driver lost control on the snow-covered road. The car crossed the center line and collided with a SUV.

The driver of the car died. The sheriff’s department says it is waiting to contact family members before releasing any more information.

Two people in the SUV suffered non life-threatening injuries.

The highway reopened around 2:30 a.m. Friday.

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