Medical emergency leads to fatal crash in Vernon Co.

VERNON COUNTY, Wis. (WEAU) -- One person is dead after a crash in Vernon County.

The sheriff's office said it happened just before 2 p.m. on Wednesday, May 16 near the intersection of Highway 14 and Hellwig Lane in the Town of Coon.

According to a release, a driver traveling east on Highway 14 suffered a medical emergency. The driver lost control, the vehicle went up the guardrail, overturned, and flipped off the guardrail before resting on its roof.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

The name of the driver is being withheld pending family notification.