The victim of a fatal tractor accident early Saturday (June 8) has been identified as Joseph J. Stahl, 54, of Green Bay.
Kewaunee County officials say they received a call around 12:55 a.m. Saturday that a tractor was on fire with someone inside on Tonet Road north of County Road K. It was also reported that the tractor had rolled and was in the power lines.
Sheriff’s deputies responded along with members of Luxemburg Fire & Rescue, Red River First Responders and Wisconsin Public Service responded to the scene.
When the fire was extinguished, Glenn’s Towing assisted in moving the tractor to a stable location where the fire department was able to use the jaws of life to enter the tractor.
Stahl was pronounced dead at the scene, the Sheriff’s Department said.
Funeral arrangements are pending at McMahon Funeral Home of Luxemburg.