One teen dead in go cart crash

A teenager is dead after the go-cart he was operating collided with a pickup truck in Buffalo County, authorities say.

According to a statement from the Buffalo County Sheriff’s Office, the 13-year-old boy on the go-cart type vehicle was hit by a truck driven by a 16-year-old Saturday afternoon at approximately 3:00 P.M.

The younger teen entered the eastbound lane of Highway B in the Township of Canton.

The go-cart driver was pronounced dead.

The driver of the truck was not injured.

The crash is being investigated by the Wisconsin State Patrol and the Buffalo County Sheriff’s Department is assisting.