Sheriff ID’s victim in Nov. 5 Plover crash

Metro Wire Staff

The Portage Co. Sheriff’s Office said one man is dead following a single-vehicle collision last weekend.

Sgt. Travis Morgan said someone called 911 at 5:48 a.m. on Nov. 5 to report an SUV struck a tree in the north ditch of Forest Dr. in the Town of Plover.

Morgan said the SUV was operated by Richard Wurzinger, 51 of Bancroft, who died as a result of his injuries.

Wurzinger was the sole occupant of the vehicle.