One dead in Waupaca Co. crash

WAUPACA COUNTY, Wis. (WFRV) - UPDATE: The drivers involved in Saturday's crash have been identified.

26-year-old Travis Sieckert of Waupaca was the driver and sole occupant of the pickup truck. He was found dead on the scene.

The driver of the semi tractor has been identified as 45-year-old Wayne Trelka of Junction City.

The investigation into the crash is ongoing.

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One person is dead in Waupaca County following an early morning accident.  

The accident happened just before 3 a.m. Saturday morning in the Township of Dayton.
 
The Waupaca County Sheriff's Office says a pickup truck traveling southbound crossed the center-line crashing into a semi-tractor pulling a trailer traveling northbound. 

Officials say both vehicles caught on fire.
 
The driver of the pickup truck died at the scene. The driver of the semi-trailer was not injured. 
 
Officials are not releasing the name of the victim at this time.
 
The accident remains under investigation. 


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