Jeffrey J. HoffmanSheriff of Oneida County (715) 361-5100
For Immediate Release – Tuesday, August 3, 2010 at 8:15 a.m.
Town of Woodboro (PRESS RELEASE) -- On Sunday, August 1, 2010 at approximately 1:02 p.m. the Oneida County Sheriff's Office received several 911 calls reporting a one-vehicle accident on Highway 8 West at County Highway N in the Town of Woodboro.
The initial investigation shows that the vehicle left the roadway and struck several trees. The operator/single occupant of the vehicle passed away from injuries sustained in the accident.
The operator of the vehicle has been identified as 50-year-old, Thomas J. Hoehn of Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin.
The Oneida County Sheriff's Office was assisted by Oneida County EMS, Woodboro First Responders, Crescent Fire Department, and the Oneida County Medical Examiner"s Office.