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UPDATE: 69-year-old victim involved in single-vehicle crash on Friday identified

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MONDAY 7/6/2020 4:34 p.m.

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (WFRV) – The Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the 69-year-old Plymouth man that died in a single-vehicle accident in Sheboygan County on Friday afternoon.

Officials have identified the victim to be 69-year-old Christopher Hawkins.

Hawkins was pronounced dead at a local hospital after his vehicle had struck several signs and crashed into a ditch in the area of Sunset Road and State Highway 23 on Friday.

Deputies believe the initial cause of the incident was medically related.

Original Story: Plymouth man dead after single-vehicle crash

SATURDAY 7/4/2020 8:30 a.m.

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (WFRV) – A 69-year-old Plymouth man is dead after striking several signs and crashing into a ditch in Sheboygan County on Friday afternoon.

According to the Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Office, at around 4:30 p.m., deputies responded to a report of a vehicle that had struck several signs and crashed into a ditch in the area of Sunset Road and State Highway 23.

Upon arrival, crews found the sole occupant of the vehicle, a 69-year-old Plymouth man, with significant injuries.

Officials said deputies attempted life-saving measures as it appeared the initial cause of the incident was medically related.

The victim was then taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Law enforcement are not releasing the name of the victim at this time.

Assisting departments included, Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Office, Town of Sheboygan Falls Fire Department and First Responders, Johnsonville Fire Department, and Orange Cross Ambulance Service.

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