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A 28-year-old man was killed in a crash on icy Hwy. 8 Tuesday morning, according to the Wisconsin State Patrol.

The crash occurred at 7:52 a.m. near Weyerhaeuser. According to initial investigation, a 1997 Chevy Tahoe was traveling westbound when the driver lost control and eventually collided with an eastbound 2014 Dodge Ram pickup near Cranberry Lake Road. 

The driver of the Tahoe, a Bruce man, was killed. The driver of the Ram, a 64-year-old woman from Chetek, received non-life threatening injuries, and was transported by ambulance to a local hospital. 

Identities of the drivers are being withheld, pending notification of family.

The State Patrol reported icy roads were a contributing factor in the crash. The crash remains under investigation. 

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