Snow-covered roads are being blamed in a fatal traffic accident in the Town of Clyman in Dodge County of southeastern Wisconsin.
The sheriff's office says the driver lost control on the slippery county road about 9 a.m. Sunday. The car slipped off the road and struck a railroad signal gate.
The driver, a 77-year-old man from Jefferson, suffered non-life threatening injuries. His passenger, a 77-year-old woman from Jefferson, was flown to Aurora Medical Center in Summit, where she was pronounced dead.
Names are being withheld pending notification of relatives.