Teen dead after crash on icy Sheboygan County road

Sheboygan SheriffTOWN OF LYNDON — A 16 year old girl is dead after a serious crash Tuesday morning south of Plymouth.

At 7:02 AM on Tuesday, January 3rd, the Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Office responded to a serious injury crash on County Road U, east of Elderberry Lane in the Town of Lyndon.

UPDATE:  Teen killed in Sheboygan County crash identified

The 16 year old driver of a pickup truck and a 16 year old passenger were westbound on County Road U just east of Elderberry Lane, where they encountered black ice. “The driver lost control of the vehicle and left the roadway into the south ditch, where they collided with trees,” said Lieutenant John Detienne.

Hinz was ejected and died at the scene, the passenger was uninjured.

Plymouth Fire Department and Orange Cross Ambulance responded to the crash while the Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Office investigated the crash.

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