Sheriff's Office identifies Oconto man killed in crash

OCONTO COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) - The Oconto County Sheriff's Office has released the name of a pedestrian killed in a Nov. 21 crash.

The department identified the victim as 63-year-old Chris Tyni of Oconto.

On Nov. 21, at about 5 p.m., the Oconto County Sheriff's Office was called to a crash involving a van and a pedestrian on County Highway S north of County Highway N.

Deputies say Tyni was walking on the road when he was hit by a van traveling north on County Highway S.

The 63-year-old pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the van was identified as a 58-year-old Oconto man. His name was not released.

The crash is under investigation by the Oconto County Sheriff's Office and the Brown County Medical Examiner's Office.