OCONTO - Two people died Friday morning in a one-vehicle accident, according to the Oconto County Sheriff's Office.
Both people - a 29-year-old male from Shawano, Wisconsin, and a female (age and address unknown) - were ejected and died at the scene, according to the sheriff's department.
The Emergency Dispatch Center received a call at 5:14 a.m. Friday of an accident on Deer Hill Road, just north of County Trunk VV, in the Town of Underhill.
When deputies arrived on scene they located a lone vehicle overturned in the west ditch. The vehicle had been traveling south on Deer Hill Road prior to leaving the road and overturning in the ditch.
The Oconto County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Underhill Fire Department and the Gillett Area Ambulance Service. An ongoing investigation is being conducted by the Oconto County Sheriff’s Office and the Brown County Medical Examiner’s Office.