FOND DU LAC COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) -- Fond du Lac Sheriff's deputies believe poor road conditions led to a fatal crash in Fond du Lac County on Saturday.
Patsy Knight, 77 of Markesan, was pronounced dead at the hospital.
The Sheriff's office says the crash happened at about 9:53 a.m. on STH 44 near Searle Road in the Town of Metomen.
Authorities say a westbound car, driven by Rebecca Knight, 50 from Sheboygan, crossed the centerline and struck an eastbound pickup truck with a plow attached.
The driver of the eastbound pickup truck was 52-year-old Louis Smith of Markesan.
The 77-year-old woman who died was a passenger in the westbound vehicle.
Deputies say the woman was pinned in the vehicle. She was removed and transported to the Ripon Medical Center where she was pronounced dead as a result of her injuries.
Rebecca Knight was taken to the hospital for her injuries and Smith was treated at the scene and released.