One dead following single-vehicle crash on Pond Road in Dodge County

DODGE COUNTY -- The Dodge County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal crash that occurred Tuesday night, October 18th Pond Road near Jefferson Road in the Township of Rubicon.

The initial investigation indicates the vehicle was traveling eastbound on Pond Road when it left the roadway on the south side. Officials say the vehicle rolled and vaulted before coming to rest on its roof in a field.

The adult male driver, and lone occupant of the vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Medical Examiner.

The driver has been identified as 40-year-old Jamie Peszko of Hartford. Officials say Peszko was wearing a seatbelt.

According to authorities, excessive speed and alcohol impairment are suspected factors in the crash; however the crash remains under investigation by the Sheriff’s Office and Crash Investigation Team.