17-year-old killed in rollover crash identified

Dodge County crash team investigates Saturday night crash
17-year-old killed in rollover crash identified

A 17-year-old pronounced dead at a single-vehicle rollover crash in Dodge County Saturday night is identified as Austin M. Riefsnider, according to a release from the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office.

Around 10:15 p.m. officials with the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office were sent to County Road G and Highway 16/60 in the town of Lowell for reports of a rollover crash, authorities said.

Riefsnider, of rural Juneau, was driving a 2008 Chevrolet south on County Road G north of Highway 16/60 when he failed to negotiate a curve, went off the road and the vehicle vaulted into the air, according to the release. He was pronounced dead at the scene. There were no other passengers inside the vehicle at the time of the crash.

The crash is still under investigation by the Dodge County Crash Investigation Team, according to the release.