One person has been confirmed dead and the other injured in a fatal motor crash that took place on Wednesday afternoon, on South County Highway J in Rock County.
According to the Sheriff’s Department, the driver of an SUV car carrying a 49 year-old passenger from Beloit ran off the road in to corn field, and struck with a tree.
Both the driver and the Beloit woman were transferred to Mercy Hospital in Janesville, where the driver was confirmed dead.
“Speed and alcohol could be the factor of the accident, said the police.
The names of the victims are yet to be reviewed.
The incident remains under police investigation.