FRIDAY 6/3/2022 – 12:18 p.m.

LAKEWOOD, Wis. (WFRV) – The driver of the vehicle has been identified as Garrett Spranger, a 26-year-old-man from Green Bay.

According to a release, Spranger was traveling west on CTH F when the pickup truck crossed the centerline, entered the south ditch, and struck a tree. Spranger was the only person in the vehicle.

An ongoing investigation is being conducted by the Oconto County Sheriff’s Office and the Brown County Medical Examiner’s Office.

No other information has been released.

Original story: Green Bay man dies after crashing into tree in Oconto County

THURSDAY 6/2/2022 – 8:40 a.m.

LAKEWOOD, Wis. (WFRV) – A 26-year-old Green Bay man died after his vehicle went into a ditch and hit a tree in Oconto County.

According to the Oconto County Sheriff’s Office, on June 2 around 2 a.m., authorities were made aware of an accident on CTH F near Kollen Lane in Lakewood.

When deputies arrived, a truck was found in the ditch. The vehicle reportedly had crashed into a tree. The driver was a 26-year-old man from Green Bay.

Officials say the truck crossed the centerline and entered the south ditch before hitting a tree. The driver was the only one in the truck and he was ejected.

The driver reportedly died at the scene. An investigation is ongoing and is being done by the Oconto County Sheriff’s Office and Brown County Medical Examiner’s Office.

No additional information is provided, Local 5 will continue to update this story.