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Victim identified in fatal farm accident near Wausau

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WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAU) -- More details have been released about the fatal accident that happened Friday on a rural Wausau farm.

77-year-old Faye A. Reinhardt was between the pickup truck and a trailer while her husband was loading a tractor onto the trailer. The trailer uncoupled from the truck and shifted, pinning Reinhardt between the truck and trailer.

Reinhardt was flown to Aspirus Wausau Hospital by their Medevac Helicopter, but died a short time later.

The victim is from Lincoln County.

The accident happened at 1:24 p.m. in the Town of Stettin at 900 136th Avenue. Reinhardt died at 2:47 p.m.

The S.A.F.E.R. District EMS and Marathon Fire Department crews assisted Marathon County Sheriff’s Department deputies and the Aspirus Medevac Helicopter crew at the scene.

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