PORTERFIELD, Wis. (WBAY) – An 4 wheeler crash leads to a fire and death of the driver.
Saturday morning around 7:43 a.m. a 4 wheeler crashed and rolled over ending up upright. A man was stuck underneath as the machine set fire. The machine was totally destroyed and the driver did not survive.
He has been identified as 45 year old William P. Doyan of DePere.
Doyan was on State Highway 180 and County G on a two rut trail.
This happened on a roadway and because of this it is considered to be a traffic fatality. It is the 4th traffic related death in Marinette County this year.
This incident is still under investigation by the Sheriff's Office and Medical Examiner. We will update as soon as we know more information.