TOWN OF OAKFIELD – Former Mayville Fire Chief Lynn Cundy died Wednesday as the result of a two-vehicle crash on Highway 151 and Towne Road in Fond du Lac County.
According to the Fond du Lac Sheriff’s Office, the Fond du Lac County Communication Center received the report of the crash at 4:49 p.m. The preliminary investigation indicates that a pick-up truck, driven by William Bush, 19, Horicon, was pulling a trailer with farm equipment on it. The truck was crossing Highway 151 from Towne Road. A southbound vehicle driven by Cundy struck the rear of the farm equipment.
Cundy, 78, Mayville, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Fond du Lac County Medical Examiner. His passenger Dorothy McCrory, 73, Fond du Lac, was transported to St. Agnes Hospital by the Fond du Lac Ambulance with minor injuries. Bush was not injured in the crash. All three were wearing seat belts.
Deputies from the Fond du Lac County Sheriff’s Office were assisted by the Oakfield Fire Department, Oakfield First Responders and city of Fond du Lac Ambulance.