Victim identified in fatal crash in Marinette County

MARINETTE, Wis. — Marinette County authorities have released the name of a Kaukauna, Wis., man found dead Sunday morning in the wreckage of a vehicle that went off Parkway Road in the town of Stephenson.

Hunters reported discovering the body of 36-year-old Ryan Vandenheuvel about 6:20 a.m. inside the upside-down vehicle off Parkway Road near Allie Way and Orr’s Lane, according to the Marinette County Sheriff’s Office.

An investigation determined the vehicle had been southbound on Parkway Road when it lost control on a curve, striking a culvert and embankment of trees before coming to rest on its roof, Sheriff Jerry Sauve said in a news release.

This was Marinette County’s eighth traffic fatality for 2018.

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