2 Fatal Crashes In Town Of Windsor

Two people died in separate crashes in the Town of Windsor late Monday and early Tuesday.

Dane County sheriff’s officials said that a 51-year-old woman died after the vehicle that she was driving crossed the center line on Highway 51 about 5 a.m. on Tuesday and struck another vehicle. She was taken by air to a local hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

Shortly before 11 p.m. Monday, deputies were called to a one-vehicle crash in the same town. A car driven by a 41-year-old man missed a curve west of Highway 51, struck some trees and burst into flames. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victims’ names haven’t bee released pending notification of their families.

Both crashes are still under investigation, authorities said.