UPDATE: Markesan Man Killed In Single Vehicle Crash Identified

(Green Lake) Authorities in Green Lake County have identified the Markesan man killed in a one vehicle crash over the weekend. Kevin K. Steinmetz was pronounced dead at the scene. Dispatch was notified around 9am yesterday (Sunday) that wreckage was obscured in the tree line along County Highway K, west of Lakeview Road. Authorities had to cut a path in the trees to get to the vehicle. Emergency responders found the 29-year-old Steinmetz dead. The crash is believed to have occurred around 11:30pm Saturday night, after his westbound Subaru left the roadway at a high rate of speed and struck a large group of trees.  The accident remains under investigation by the Green Lake County Sheriff’s Office and Coroner, in conjunction with a Wisconsin State Patrol reconstruction team.