ATV Rider Killed in Highway 2 Crash

Posted at: 11/17/2013 8:06 AM

One person was killed in a crash involving a car and an ATV on U.S. Highway 2 in Bayfield County on Saturday afternoon.

The crash happened at about 5 p.m. in Hughes Township, west of Iron River, at Red Wine Road.  The Wisconsin State Patrol says an ATV was attempting to cross Highway 2 when it collided with an eastbound car.

The driver of the ATV, 44-year-old Kenneth Fiebrink of Iron River, died at the scene of the crash.

The driver and a passenger in the car, both from Gogebic County, Mich., suffered minor injuries.  They were treated at the Ashland hospital and released.

The Wisconsin State Patrol and the Bayfield County Sheriff's Department continue to investigate the crash.