Death investigation closes trails near town of Cross Plains

Deputies say there's no threat to the public

Dane County emergency crews are investigating a death in the town of Cross Plains.

Crews were sent to 8150 Old Sauk Pass Road around 10:45 a.m. Sunday for reports of a person down in the woods.

Officials said trails were closed because of an incident, but would not clarifying what type of incident.

The Dane County Sheriff’s Office confirms deputies are involved in a death investigation.

Dane County dispatch confirms a medical examiner has been sent to Old Sauk Pass Road.

Officials would not confirm how many victims were involved or where the body was found, but they did say there is no threat to the public.