Two Dead in Two Vehicle Crash in Sawyer County

posted Jul 31, 2020, 4:56 AM by News Room
Friday July 31, 2020 - Two people are dead following a two vehicle crash in Sawyer County. On Wednesday at approximately 9:30am.the Sawyer County Sheriff's Office received a report of a two vehicle traffic crash on STH 77/27 at the intersection of CTH T west of Hayward in the Town of Lenroot.
The preliminary investigation indicates a car driven by a 36-year-old female from Milwaukee was traveling eastbound on STH 77/27. The car was traveling left of center and collided head on with a west bound car driven by 56 year old Debra Cox from Hayward.
Cox was transported by ambulance to an area hospital. The female driver and a female passenger in the other car were transported to an area hospital and later airlifted to a Minnesota hospital. Two male passengers in the rear seat of that car were pronounced dead at the scene of the crash
. Names of the occupants are not being released at this time pending notification of relatives.
The crash remains under investigation.