One Person Killed In Single Vehicle Accident Near Emmet

(Town of Emmet) One person was killed in a single vehicle accident near the Town of Emmet Friday night. Dodge County Sheriff Dale Schmidt says at 10pm a 2001 Mercedes Benz was traveling eastbound on County Highway MM and failed to negotiate a curve. The vehicle entered the south ditch striking a culvert which caused the vehicle to overturn. A passer-by attempted to extricate the driver but was unable to after the car became fully engulfed in flames. The male driver of the Mercedes Benz was pronounced dead at the scene by the Dodge County Medical Examiner, there were no other passengers inside the vehicle. The name is being withheld pending notification of family.