ROCK COUNTY (WKOW) -- Authorities say a Monroe woman was found dead inside a crashed vehicle in the town of Avon on Tuesday afternoon.
Rock County Sheriff's Office reports a deputy discovered a smashed pickup truck, obscured from view in a tree line near a cornfield on Highway 81. Nicole Schultz, 27, was found trapped and dead inside.
Authorities say an investigation shows Schultz was traveling east on 81 at a high rate of speed, went off the road, down a ditch and flew through the air nearly 150 feet. The truck hit a tree in the wooded area.
Schultz was pronounced dead on scene. Officials say she was not wearing a seatbelt.
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