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Tow truck driver dies after crashing into Pewaukee home

Posted at 7:50 AM, Feb 13, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-13 13:06:45-05

PEWAUKEE – A tow truck driver is dead after crashing into a Pewaukee home on Monday around 10 p.m. in the 400 block of Wisconsin Avenue.

Pewaukee Police tell TODAY’S TMJ4 that a tow truck operator from Ken Weber Towing had just picked up a vehicle on Glacier Road and was heading to the company’s shop -- near College Avenue and CTH SS.

Police say the driver was heading eastbound on West Wisconsin Avenue and went off the road -- drove four yards before striking the front of the home.

When police arrived at the scene the driver had already died. 

Police say there were people inside the home during the crash – but no one was hurt.

Right now, police believe the driver suffered from some sort of medical condition but cannot confirm until the Medical Examiner performs an autopsy. 

The crash remains under investigation and no other information has been released.

Stay with TODAY’S TMJ4 for further updates on this developing story.