One dead following collision with semi in Dodge County

TOWN OF EMMET (WITI) -- One woman has died following a traffic accident with a semi on Saturday, November 9th in the Dodge County township of Emmet.

The accident happened just before noon on Highway 25/County Highway Q.

Officials say the victim, who was driving a minivan, failed to stop at a stop sign and was struck by a semi. The van went into a nearby ditch and started on fire.

The driver of the van was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the semi was not injured during the incident. There were no passengers in either vehicle.

The Dodge County Sheriff's Department is still investigating the crash.