Fatal crash in Dodge County

File photo. (WLUK/Eric Peterson)

UPDATE: The victim was identified as Kyle D. Schultz of rural Beaver Dam.


DODGE COUNTY - The Dodge County Sheriff's Department says a 40-year-old man was killed early Saturday morning after the SUV he was driving crashed into a tree.

Sheriff's officials say the driver was traveling westbound around 1:05 a.m. on County G near County DE in the Township of Calamus when he lost control and struck the tree.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation, but speed is believed to be a factor.

More details will be released on Monday.