Victims of Lincoln County crash identified
Star Journal Report
A two-vehicle crash on Hwy 51 in Lincoln County yesterday claimed the life of a Tomahawk man and injured two other men.
Killed was Thomas Thompson, 67, who was a passenger in a pickup truck that rear-ended a highway maintenance vehicle removing snow near the shoulder of the highway near County Rd. J. The driver of the pickup truck, Keaton Thompson, 26 of Tomahawk, was transported to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries,
The driver of the maintenance vehicle, Jason Wichman, 48 of Gleason, sustained minor injuries.
According to the state patrol, alcohol was not involved in the accident. The investigation is ongoing.