Darlington man dies in crash in Lafayette County, sheriff says

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FAYETTE, Wis. — A Darlington man is dead after a crash Sunday night in the town of Fayette.

The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office said the crash happened just before 8 p.m. near the intersection of Gravel Run Road and Highway F.

Authorities said 27-year-old Lucas Hicks lost control of his vehicle while trying to navigate a turn.

His vehicle rolled several times before ejecting him.

A report from the sheriff’s office said speed and alcohol contributed to the crash. Deputies said Hicks was not wearing a seat belt.